UQ Gatton Past Students Association Scholarship

Summary

Enrolment status New students, Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Agriculture and Environment
Scholarship value $5000 per year, for the minimum duration of the program
Number awarded 1
Opening date 21 February 2020
Closing date 27 March 2020

Scholarship description

The scholarship is to provide assistance to meritorious students who, because of financial, personal or home circumstances might otherwise be unable to enter full-time study at UQ Gatton.

Eligibility

An applicant is eligible for the award of a scholarship in a year, if:

  • in the two years immediately before, the applicant completed Year 12 (or an overseas equivalent); and
  • in that year, the applicant: commences the first year of an undergraduate program offered at UQ Gatton; and is studying full-time at the UQ Gatton Campus
  • applies for the scholarship by the closing date of applications.

Before you get started

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How to apply

  1. Complete all sections of the online application form. 
  2. Ensure that all supporting documentations are uploaded.
  3. Ensure that you have reviewed your application prior to submission. 
  4. Application dates closes on the 27th March at 11.59pm. 

Incomplete and late applications will not be considered.

Selection criteria

The scholarship is awarded to the applicant showing greatest merit as demonstrated by:

  • academic achievement in secondary school studies; and
  • any financial or personal circumstances that could impede the applicant's academic progress.

Contact

Faculty of Science
(07) 5460 1346

Terms and conditions

The recipient of the scholarship may hold the scholarship for the minimum period of time it would take a student to complete the program in which the recipient is enrolled.

The value of the scholarship will be paid in half-yearly instalments, subject to the applicant:

  • Maintaining a GPA of at least 4.0 in each semester; and
  • Continuing to be enrolled full-time at the UQ Gatton Campus.

During the period for which the recipient holds the scholarship, the recipient may transfer to another program at the UQ Gatton Campus and continue to hold the scholarship for the remaining minimum completion time.

The UQ Gatton Past Students’ Association Inc. may review the value of the scholarship from time to time.