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John Simmons Student Mobility Fund

This scholarship will open on 1 February 2023.

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Enrolment status
Current UQ student
Student type
Study level
Study area
Scholarship focus
Experiences and employability
Scholarship value
$500 - $1,500
Scholarship duration
1 year
Number awarded
May vary
Applications open
1 February 2023
Applications close
12 February 2023


You're eligible if you:

  • are a domestic student
  • are enrolled full time in an approved undergraduate engineering program through the School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering
  • have made satisfactory academic progress for each semester enrolled
  • have demonstrated initiative as part of the application.

How to apply

Apply using the online application portal.

You'll need to provide:

  • any documentation of acceptance for the activity and/or flyer
  • a copy of your recent studies report.

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

Selection criteria

The grants will be awarded at the discretion of the Head of School and School Manager.

What happens next

If you're shortlisted, we may contact you to arrange an interview. We will also email you the outcome of your application.

About this scholarship

The fund was established by the School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering with the support of Emeritus Professor John Simmons in 2015.



Scholarships and Grants Coordinator, EAIT Faculty