Warren Braxton Bannister Undergraduate Bursaries in Social Science, Political Science and Government

Summary

Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences, Business and Economics
Scholarship value $3000
Number awarded Up to 6
Opening date 16 March 2020
Closing date 1 May 2020

Description

Established in 2004 and maintained by an endowment from the estate of the late Warren Braxton Bannister. The purpose of the bursaries is to support undergraduate students enrolled in programs relating to social science, political science and government.

Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions document for more information.

Please note that from Tuesday 17 March 2020 applications must be received by email only. If you have any questions about the application process please email academicadmin@hass.uq.edu.au.

Eligibility

An applicant is eligible for a Bursary if the applicant –

(a) submits an application for a Bursary to the Associate Dean by the closing date for applications; and

(b) at the time of application –

(i) has completed at least 16 units in the Approved Program and, where applicable, the Relevant Field; and

(ii) is enrolled full-time in a subsequent semester of study in the Approved Program and, where applicable, a Relevant Field.

Applications are closed.

Before you get started

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them.

How to apply

In addition to downloading and completing the application form, all applicants are required to provide documentary evidence to support claims of financial need.

The selection committee will access studies reports for all studies an applicant has undertaken at the University of Queensland. Applicants are encouraged to provide documentary evidence to support claims made in this application form.

Please refer to the Frequently Asked Questions document for more information.

Submitting an Application

Please download and complete the application form and email it through with relevant attachments to academicadmin@hass.uq.edu.au

Please note that from Tuesday 17 March 2020 applications must be received by email only. If you have any questions about the application process please email academicadmin@hass.uq.edu.au

Applications are to be received at the above postal or email address by Friday, 1 May 2020.

Selection criteria

For the selection process, the Associate Dean must establish a selection committee, comprising –

(a) the Associate Dean, or nominee, as chair of the committee; and
(b) the Head, School of Political Science and International Studies, or nominee; and
(c) the Head, School of Social Science, or nominee; and
(d) up to two nominees of the Associate Dean.

The Bursaries are awarded to the applicants showing the greatest merit as demonstrated by –

(a) financial need as evidenced by supporting documentation; and
(b) academic achievement in courses undertaken in the Approved Program and, where applicable, the Relevant Field; and
(c) personal qualities, including leadership potential; and
(d) any other matter that the selection committee considers to be relevant to the applicant’s future professional success.

Applications are closed.

Contact

Academic Administration, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences
(07) 3365 1333
Applications are closed.