At a glance

Available to: 
Current Student
Level of study: 
Undergraduate
Citizenship: 
Australian citizens, Australian Permanent Residents and NZ citizens
International student

The purpose of the Scholarship is to support an undergraduate student seeking to undertake a research project in an area relating to peace, nuclear disarmament, trade unionism, environmentalism, social justice, human rights, or other areas that reflect the values and goals of the late Senator George Georges.

Award value:
$2,000
Duration: 
Duration of program
Applications open: 
25 March 2018
Applications close: 
20 May 2018
  • Eligibility

    An applicant is eligible for the Scholarship if the applicant –

    a) Submits an application to the Head by the closing date for applications; and

    b) is enrolled full-time in the Approved Program; and

    c) is participating in studies or programs associated with the R2P - refer to https://polsis.uq.edu.au/centres/asia-pacific-centre-responsibility-protect

The scholarship is supported from an endowment established through gifts from the Palm Sunday Rally for Peace and Nuclear Disarmament, and many individual and organisational donors, in recognition of the life and achievements of Senator George Georges. When the Palm Sunday Rally for Peace and Nuclear Disarmament organisation ceased operations, the George Georges Scholarship Support Committee assumed responsibility for managing these functions..
Number awarded per year: 
1
Award benefits: 
Money