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 $1500 in support services per athlete per year
Opening date 3 August 2021
Closing date 31 October 2021


This program was introduced in 2010 to provide high performance support services to professional and/or elite athletes who are ineligible for 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 postgraduate) 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 who hold another UQ sporting scholarship are ineligible to apply.

Before you get started

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them.

How to apply

All applications are made online through the UQ Sport website – no written applications will be accepted.

For more information about the application process, contact UQ Sport.

Go to the UQ Sport website to apply

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
(07) 3346 6243