At a glance

Available to: 
Future Student
Current Student
Level of study: 
Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Citizenship: 
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
International student

Awarded to professional and/or elite athletes.

Award value:
The UQ Sport Scholarship Ambassador Program is valued at $1500 in support services per athlete per year.
Applications open: 
3 August 2017
Applications close: 
31 October 2017
  • Eligibility

    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.

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.
Award benefits: 
Ambassador role
Membership