Linnett Family Mathematics Endowed Scholarship


Enrolment status New students, Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Mathematics
Scholarship value The value of each Scholarship will be at least $6,000 but limited to the annual income from the fund.
Scholarship duration Normal Minimum Duration of the Approved Program
Number awarded Up to 2
Opening date 4 December 2020
Closing date 20 January 2021


The purpose of the Scholarship is provide assistance to students who are experiencing financial hardship to study mathematics and statistics at The University of Queensland.


An applicant is eligible for the Scholarship, if the applicant:
(a) submits a completed application to the Faculty of Science by the closing date;
(b) is enrolled or intends to be enrolled in the Relevant Field in an Approved Program in the year of the award; and
(c) can demonstrate financial need.

We encourage students in the major or approved program of mathematics or statistics at the University of Queensland to apply for this scholarship.


Applications are closed.

Before you get started

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them.

How to apply

Please complete and submit the Linnett Family Mathematics Scholarship online application form by 20th January 2021 at 11.59 PM AEST. Please ensure you've read the prompts in the application form and attach all relevant supporting documents before submitting your application. No late or incomplete scholarship applications will be considered.

All submissions will be kept confidential and only used for the purposes of assessing the scholarship. 

Selection criteria

The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of the following criteria:
(a) demonstrated financial need;
(b) strength of personal statement included with application;
(c) academic capability as demonstrated by overall academic performance in either high school or tertiary study to date; and
(d) any other evidence that the selection committee may deem relevant to the applicant’s future success in their field.

Where there are eligible applicants, one Scholarship is to be awarded to one commencing student and one to a continuing student. Preference for the commencing student Scholarship will be given to a current school leaver.

Applications are closed.


Scholarships & Prizes Officer
Applications are closed.