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FitzGerald Scholarship

Enrolment status
Current UQ student
Student type
Domestic, International
Study level
Study area
Business and economics
Scholarship focus
Academic excellence
Scholarship value
Scholarship duration
Up to 1 year
Number awarded


You're eligible if you:

  • enrol full-time in the Bachelor of Economics (Honours); and 
  • have completed the Bachelor of Economics from UQ with a major in Economics and Public Policy or Quantitative Analysis; and 
  • have obtained an overall GPA of at least 6.25 in the Specified Courses in the Bachelor of Economics - 
    • ECON2010
    • ECON2020 
    • ECON2030
    • ECON2040
    • ECON2050 
    • ECON2105
    • ECON2300
    • ECON3010
    • ECON3020
    • ECON3330
    • ECON3350 or ECON3360
  • do not hold another scholarship that the Head deems similar.

How to apply

You don't need to submit an application for this scholarship.

You're automatically assessed for the scholarship if you meet the eligibility criteria.

Selection criteria

The scholarship is awarded to the student with the greatest merit as demonstrated by academic achievement in the specified courses. 

Where 2 or more candidates have the same GPA, actual marks achieved in each of the specified courses will be used to determine the Scholarship allocation.

About this scholarship

This Scholarship was founded in 2018 by a gift from Dr Vince FitzGerald AO, the FitzGerald Scholarship is maintained by an endowment fund which is open to further gifts.



Honours Program, School of Economics