Law Scholarships for International Students - Undergraduate

Summary

Enrolment status New students
Student type International students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Law
Scholarship value 25% or 50% of the laws component of your degree program
Opening date 30 October 2019
Closing date 15 May 2020

Scholarship description

The School of Law at the University of Queensland is offering scholarships for outstanding international students seeking admission into either the undergraduate Bachelor of Laws (Honours)/(LLB (Hons)) or the dual degree programs that include the LLB (Hons). High achieving students are encouraged to apply.

This scholarship is offered for students commencing in Semester 1 and Semester 2. Closing date for students commencing in Semester 1 is 30 October. Closing date for students commencing in Semester 2 is 15 May.

These competitive scholarships are awarded to outstanding international students on the basis of academic excellence and interest in a career in law. Students who are shortlisted for consideration may be required to participate in a Skype interview. Decisions will be made as soon as possible after the closing date.

Students will need to make a separate application to UQ International Admissions into the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) or dual degree programs.

Two scholarships are on offer. One scholarship covering 25% of the tuition fees and, one scholarship will cover 50% of the tuition fees, for LAWS courses undertaken towards the approved law program. The scholarships do not include living expenses, travel expenses, overseas health cover or the Student Services and Amenities fee.

Eligibility

  • International students who have applied for the undergraduate program in law and who have not yet commenced at UQ.
  • Students must not simultaneously hold a similar scholarship.

Before you apply

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them before applying.

How to apply

To apply, students must first complete an application for a place at UQ.

Once you have an existing application with UQ or have received an offer you can apply for a scholarship by completing an application form together with the following supporting documentation to scholarships@law.uq.edu.au.

  • Official academic transcript/s
  • A personal statement outlining why you want a career in law
  • Two reference letters
  • Evidence of English proficiency (e.g. IELTS)
  • Resume/CV.

Please note:

  • Incomplete or late scholarship applications will not be considered.
  • The Scholarship Committee will meet as soon as practicable after the closing date and applicants will be notified of the outcome in writing.
  • Any offer of a scholarship is made subject to approval of the candidate's enrolment in an approved law program at The University of Queensland.

Selection criteria

The scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence and interest in a career in law.

Application form

Contact

Assessment Officer
(07) 3365 1498