Internationalisation Scholarship


Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Agriculture and Environment, Science and Mathematics
Scholarship value $2,000
Number awarded 4
Opening date 21 February 2020
Closing date 27 March 2020


The Scholarship was established in 2016 from a generous gift to The University of Queensland by Dr Lee Boon Yang in 2014 to promote internationalisation of the UQ veterinary program.

The purpose of the Internationalisation Scholarship is to enable domestic and international students to travel internationally, with preference for travel to those institutions with which the School of Veterinary Science has an existing or developing partnership.


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

  • submits an application to the Associate Dean (Academic), by the closing date for applications;
  • is either a domestic or international student in accordance with The University’s Fee Policy;
  • has successfully completed at least one full-time year of study in an Approved Program under which they apply; and
  • is prepared to travel internationally, with preference for applicants whose travel is to institutions with which the School of Veterinary Science has existing or developing partnerships as determined by the Associate Dean (Academic).
Applications are closed.

Before you get started

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How to apply

  1. Complete all sections of the online application form. 
  2. Ensure that all supporting documentations are uploaded.
  3. Ensure that you have reviewed your application prior to submission. 
  4. Application dates closes on the 27th March at 11.59pm. 

Incomplete and late applications will not be considered.

Selection criteria

For the selection process, the Associate Dean (Academic) must establish a selection committee, comprising:

  • the Associate Dean (Academic), or nominee, as chair of the committee; and
  • at least one member of the university’s academic staff who is currently teaching in a relevant field.

The Scholarship is awarded to the applicant showing greatest merit as demonstrated by:

  • academic achievement in courses undertaken in an Approved Program;
  • strength of the proposed Overseas Study Program with a focus on pre-clinical and clinical extra-mural studies approved by the School of Veterinary Science;
  • personal qualities, including leadership potential; and
  • any other matter that the selection committee considers to be relevant to the applicant’s future success in the Veterinary Science profession.
Applications are closed.


School of Veterinary Science
(07) 5460 1834
Applications are closed.

Terms and conditions

The Scholarship is tenable for the duration of the recipients’ Overseas Study Program and will be paid upfront in one instalment once the recipient has provided evidence of being accepted into the Overseas Study Program as outlined in their application and an airline receipt.

The recipient may apply to the Associate Dean (Academic) to have their Scholarship deferred for up to one year and only in exceptional circumstances.

Applications are closed.