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The Frank Finn Scholarships

Enrolment status
Current UQ student
Student type
Study level
Undergraduate, Honours
Study area
Business and Economics
Scholarship focus
Financial hardship
Scholarship value
Number awarded
Up to 10
Applications open
15 November 2021
Applications close
31 March 2022


You're eligible if you:

  • are a domestic student
  • can demonstrate financial need
  • are enrolled full-time in any the following programs, and have completed a minimum of 16 units:
    • Bachelor of Commerce (including duals with the Bachelor of Commerce)
    • Bachelor of Advanced Finance and Economics (Honours)
    • Bachelor of Advanced Business (Honours) with a declared major in Finance or Accounting
    • Business Analytics and the Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) program.

How to apply

Apply using the online application form.

You'll need:

  • evidence of your financial need including proof of finances  e.g. Centrelink statements, ATO statements, family income etc.
  • any other documents relevant to your application, such as certificates, references or awards.

You'll also be asked to tell us about: 

  • how this scholarship would impact you personally and professionally
  • your future career aspirations
  • leadership or community service experiences that are relevant to your application.

Use our tips for putting together a great application to help you through this process.

Selection criteria

We'll consider:

  • demonstrated financial need
  • academic achievement
  • anything else relevant to your future success in a commerce profession.

What happens next

If you're shortlisted, we may contact you to arrange an interview. 

About this scholarship

Established in 2008 and maintained by an endowment fund of donations from alumni of the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law and the UQ Business School. This scholarship is named after Professor Frank Finn to acknowledge his lifetime of service to the university and the field of finance.

What students say

Hudson Irwin, Frank Finn scholarship recipient

"... the scholarship has given me the stability and peace of mind to keep my attention focused on my studies"

Hudson Irwin, past recipient of the Frank Finn scholarship. 

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