Ewing Horticulture Scholarship

Summary

Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Agriculture and Environment
Scholarship value Annual income from endowment, based on number of Ewing scholarships
Scholarship duration 1 year
Number awarded Determined by the Associate Dean (Academic) each year
Opening date 23 July 2019
Closing date 25 August 2019

Scholarship description

The purpose of the scholarship is to enable students to undertake and continue studies in the discipline of horticulture.

The scholarship was established in 2016 and is maintained by the income from a bequest from the late Mr Alexander Gordon Ewing. Mr Ewing was a student at Gatton campus when it was the Queensland Agricultural High School and College. The College took pupils in Years 8-10. Mr Ewing was a member of the Gatton Past Students Association from 2005 up until his death in 2013 at age 88.

Eligibility

To be eligible, you must:

  • be enrolled in an approved program
  • have not previously been awarded a Ewing Scholarship
  • submit an application to the Associate Dean by the closing date for applications.
Applications are closed.

Before you apply

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them before applying.

How to apply

To apply: 

  1. Complete all sections of the application form, including signatures. 
  2. ensure that all supporting documentation is attached.
  3. Email completed submissions safs@enquire.uq.edu.au by 5pm on the closing date.

Incomplete and late applications will not be considered.

Selection criteria

The scholarship is awarded to the applicant showing greatest merit, as demonstrated by:

  • academic achievement
  • personal qualities, including leadership potential and community service
  • any other matters the committee considers relevant.

Preference will be given to students from a rural background.

Applications are closed.

Contact

School of Agriculture and Food Sciences
Applications are closed.

Terminology

In these rules:

  • Approved Program means an undergraduate program within the discipline of Horticulture at The University of Queensland;
  • Associate Dean means the Associate Dean (Academic), Faculty of Science;
  • Scholarship means The Ewing Horticulture Science Scholarship.
  • Ewing Scholarship means The Ewing Agricultural Science Scholarship, The Ewing Horticulture Scholarship and The Ewing Veterinary Science Scholarship.
Applications are closed.