At a glance

Available to: 
Future Student
Level of study: 
Postgraduate Coursework
Citizenship: 
International student
Additional requirements: 
  • Financial Hardship

This scholarship is for applicants to the Master of Leadership in Global Development postgraduate coursework program, commencing in 2018. The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage and support international students from low to middle income countries with demonstrated frontline experience of working on development projects. Applicants must have a stated desire and purpose to bring frontline learning to higher levels of aid organisations and development policy arenas. Applicants must have been educationally disadvantaged as a result of their financial circumstances.

Award value:
$36,688
Applications open: 
1 July 2017
Applications close: 
6 November 2017
  • Eligibility

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

    1. Has an existing application with UQ for the MLGD and meets all entry requirements for the program - conditional on earning the MicroMasters® credential; and
    2. Submits an application to the Head, by the closing date for applications; and
    3. Is an international student within the meaning of the Fee Rules.

    Incomplete applications and applications not meeting the eligibility requirements will not be considered.