At a glance

Available to: 
Current Student
Level of study: 
Postgraduate Research
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
International student
Award value:
The value of the scholarship is up to $6,000 and awarded in a one off payment.
Applications open: 
1 August 2017
Applications close: 
22 August 2017
  • Eligibility

    In order to be eligible for the scholarship, you must:

    • Be a confirmed HDR candidate at the time of application
    • Be enrolled full-time at UQ (part-time students are eligible to apply but must be enrolled full time for the period of travel)
    • Have no overdue milestone at the time of application
    • Complete your travel before the Thesis Review milestone
    • Demonstrate that additional funds are available if required
    • Depart no earlier than one week after the outcome of the round is announced, as retrospective funding will not be approved
    • Submit a complete application with all endorsements and attachments by the closing date.
Established by a bequest of $50,000 from the estate of Marjorie Ella Lucas to commemorate the name of her late husband Keith Mackie Lucas who graduated BVSc (Melb) in 1924 but who spent the majority of his career in professional practice in Brisbane. The scholarship was established in 1997 and is maintained by a bequest from the estate of Marjorie Ella Lucas.