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TC Beirne School of Law Scholarship

Enrolment status
Future UQ student, Current UQ student
Student type
Domestic
Study level
Honours
Study area
Law
Scholarship focus
Financial hardship
Scholarship value
Up to $5,000
Scholarship duration
12 months
Number awarded
May vary
Applications open
1 August 2021
Applications close
28 January 2022

Eligibility

You're eligible if you:

  • are a domestic student
  • are enrolled, or enrolling, in the Bachelor of Laws (Honours) full-time
  • can show that you need financial support.

How to apply

Apply using the online application form. The form will take at least 20 minutes to complete and allows you to apply for other scholarships at the same time. You can save your progress and resume your application at any time.

You'll need to upload:

  • a copy of your CV
  • your Year 11 and 12 academic reports or your GPA for studies in Law completed so far
  • supporting documentation to demonstrate your financial evidence of your financial need e.g. Centrelink statements, ATO statements, family income etc.

You’ll also need to include some short answer responses to the following:

  • why you're  interested in studying law and what you hope to achieve by completing your studies (300 words max)
  • your personal qualities – this may include evidence of your leadership potential, details of your responsibility for others, community involvement, cultural or sporting achievements, or any other information you consider relevant to your application (500 words max)
  • please explain your financial need or hardship (500 words max).

You can only upload one file per field. If you have multiple files, combine them in a single file.

Save your file using the naming format: Lastname-Firstname-Document type (e.g. SmithSam-supporting-evidence.pdf).

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

Selection criteria

We'll consider your:

  • evidence of financial need
  • interest in the study of law, with a view to using your study in a future occupation
  • academic achievement.

What happens next

The selection committee will meet soon after the closing date. We'll contact you in writing to notify you of the outcome of your application.

About this scholarship

This Scholarship is maintained by the income generated from the TC Beirne School of Law Scholarship Endowment Fund.

Rules