Summary

Enrolment status New students, Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study Undergraduate, Honours
Study area Agriculture and Environment, Science and Mathematics
Scholarship value The number and amount of each scholarship will be determined by the Executive Dean depending on the amount in the fund.
Scholarship duration 1 year
Number awarded At least 1
Opening date 28 October 2019
Closing date 21 November 2019

Scholarship description

Established in 2017 by the Faculty of Science Executive Dean to provide greater access to Faculty of Science students interested in studying Science at UQ. Funded by donations which are matched by the Faculty of Science. The purpose of the scholarship is to provide assistance to students who have experienced financial hardship to study science at The University of Queensland.

Eligibility

An applicant is eligible for the scholarship, if the applicant: 


i. Submits a completed application to the Executive Dean, by the closing date for applications; and
ii. Is a domestic student
iii. Is enrolled full-time in an approved program

Before you apply

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

How to apply

Please submit the completed online application by 11.59 PM AEST and ensure that you have included the following: 

  • Gross household income reported to the Australian Tax Office (ATO) for the previous financial year
  • A written personal statement demonstrating personal hardship. (500 words max.)
  • A studies report (unofficial academic transcript)
  • A centrelink statement
  • Curriculum Vitae (CV)

 

Selection criteria

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


i. Demonstrated financial need and gross household income reported to the Australian Tax Office (ATO) for the previous financial year; and
ii. A written personal statement demonstrating personal hardship.
iii. Not in current receipt of another scholarship that the Executive Dean considers similar.
iv. Any other matter that the Executive Dean considers relevant for selection such as increasing diversity of the student cohort or academic merit in the approved program

Contact

scholarships & prizes officer