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Warren Braxton Bannister Bursaries in Economics

Enrolment status
Current UQ student
Student type
Domestic, International
Study level
Study area
Business and economics
Scholarship focus
Academic excellence, Financial hardship
Scholarship value
At least $3,000
Scholarship duration
One year
Number awarded
Applications open
1 January 2023
Applications close
31 March 2023


You're eligible if you:

  • can demonstrate financial hardship
  • will be enrolled in the first year of one of the following programs:
    • Bachelor of Economics
    • Bachelor of Politics, Philosophy and Economics (Honours)
    • Bachelor of Advanced Finance and Economics (Honours).

How to apply

Complete the online application form.

You’ll need:

  • documents relevant to your application, such as certificates, references or awards.

You’ll be asked to tell us about:

  • your previous academic study
  • financial need
  • any other matter the selection committee considers relevant.

Use our tips for putting together a great application to help you through this process.

Selection criteria

We'll consider:

  • demonstrated financial need
  • academic merit
  • evidence relevant to your future success in the study of economics.

What happens next

The selection committee will meet soon after the closing date and notify you of the outcome in writing.

About this scholarship

Established in 2005 and maintained by an endowment from the estate of the late Warren Braxton Bannister.