International Scholarship in Conservation Biology

Summary

Enrolment status New students
Student type International students
Level of study Postgraduate
Study area Agriculture and Environment, Science and Mathematics
Scholarship value Up to $10,000 AUD
Scholarship duration 1 Year
Opening date 11 November 2020
Closing date 28 April 2021

Eligibility

This scholarship is for newly commencing international students who have received an unconditional offer to study the #24 Master of Conservation Biology and #32 Master of Conservation Science at The University of Queensland on a full-time basis, and who meet the selection criteria (see 'How to apply' tab).

The student must have received and accepted the unconditional offer of admission into the #24 Master of Conservation Biology program and achieved an overall GPA greater than 5 in their undergraduate program (students with a GPA under 5 are ineligible for consideration in the scholarship round).

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How to apply

International applicants are required to complete the School of Biological Sciences International Scholarship in Conservation Biology application form. The deadline for this application is 28 April in the year of commencement.

Applications close: 

28 April 2021

Selection criteria

  • The eligible applicants will be ranked in order of merit based on academic performance and any other evidence that the Head of School considers to be relevant.
  • To be eligible for a scholarship, the student must have received and accepted the unconditional offer of admission into the #24 Master of Conservation Biology program and #32 Master of Conservation Science, and achieved an overall GPA greater than 5 in their undergraduate program (students with a GPA under 5 are ineligible for consideration in the scholarship round).

Contact

School of Biological Sciences
+61 7 3365 2491

Terms and conditions

  • The selection of the successful recipients is made by the Head of School in consultation with the Program Coordinator.
  • The value of the scholarship is set annually by the Head of School and may vary from year to year.
  • The scholarship is for the duration of the program (12 months) and will be paid in two instalments that will be used to reduce the student’s fee liability. If the student withdraws from the program before completion they may be required to repay the amount of the scholarship.
  • The eligible applicants will be ranked in order of merit based on academic performance and any other evidence that the Head of School considers to be relevant.
  • To be eligible for a scholarship, the student must have received and accepted the unconditional offer of admission into the #24 Master of Conservation Biology program and #32 Master of Conservation Science, and achieved an overall GPA greater than 5 in their undergraduate program (students with a GPA under 5 are ineligible for consideration in the scholarship round).
  • If a student defers their commencement date, the scholarship offer is no longer valid. The scholarship can't be transferred and is only valid in the year in which it is offered.