Ewing Horticulture Scholarship


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 21 February 2020
Closing date 27 March 2020


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.


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 get started

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them.

How to apply

  1. Complete all sections of the online application form. 
  2. Ensure that all supporting documentations are uploaded.
  3. Ensure that you have reviewed your application prior to submission. 
  4. Application dates closes on the 27th March at 11.59pm. 

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.


School of Agriculture and Food Sciences
Applications are closed.


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.