At a glance

Available to: 
Future Student
Level of study: 
Year of study: 
1st year
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
Additional requirements: 
  • Financial Hardship
  • Mature Age
  • Rural / regional area

The scholarship is awarded for the purpose of assisting a mature-age student of not less than 25 years to pursue an undergraduate program at the University.

Award value:
Duration of program
Applications open: 
14 January 2017
Applications close: 
25 March 2017
  • Eligibility

    The scholarship is open to applicants who:

    • are not less than 25 years of age on the date the application must be lodged;
    • intend to enrol at The University of Queensland in the first semester of the year of the award.
The scholarship was founded in 1967 by Senate in recognition of the lifelong work of the Venerable Archdeacon Edward Leo Hayes, Hon. MA, FRGSA, in the study and preservation of books and other materials in the field of Australian culture and of his action in donating to the University the entire collection which resulted from such work.
Number awarded per year: 
Award benefits: