UQ Sport Scholarship Ambassador Program


Enrolment status New students, Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Undergraduate, Honours, Postgraduate
Study area All study areas
Scholarship value The UQ Sport Scholarship Ambassador Program is valued at $1500 in support services per athlete per year.

Scholarship description

This program was introduced in 2010 to provide high performance support services to professional and/or elite athletes who are ineligible for the other scholarships on offer.


Scholarships are open to athletes who:

  • have represented at an open, national or international level in their chosen sport; or
  • play in a professional sporting league; and
  • are enrolled, or intend to enrol, in a University of Queensland program (undergraduate or post-graduate) on a part-time or full-time basis.

Preference will be given to students who are members of, or intend to join, a UQ Sporting Club.

Athletes already on another UQ Sporting Scholarship are ineligible to apply.

Before you apply

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

How to apply

To apply, please visit https://uqsport.com.au/content/uq-sporting-scholarships and follow the prompts. All applications are made online, no written applications will be accepted.

For more information about the application process for UQ Sport Scholarships please see the UQ Sporting Scholarships Application Guide

Need more information on our scholarships programs? Call us on 07 3346 6243 or email sportscholarship@uqsport.com.au.

Selection criteria

These scholarships will be awarded, at the discretion of the Selection Committee, to the applicants showing the greatest merit as demonstrated by their ability and achievements in their chosen sport.


UQ Sport
+61 (7) 3346 6243