Webb-Jenkins Veterinary Travel Scholarship in the School of Veterinary Science


Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study Undergraduate
Study area Agriculture and Environment, Science and Mathematics
Scholarship value At least $1000, no more than $2000
Number awarded 2
Opening date 22 July 2019
Closing date 16 August 2019

Scholarship description

Established in 2012 and maintained by gifts from Ms Hilary Huey, who graduated from The University of Queensland with a Diploma in Physical Education in 1970.

The purpose of this scholarship is to provide undergraduate veterinary science students with funding to undertake practical educational placements in rural communities (both domestic and international) in their practical training rotations within the Bachelor of Veterinary Science or Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours) program, in order to gain experience and confidence in working with livestock and large farm animals.


An applicant is eligible for the scholarship if the applicant:

  •  submits an application to the Head, by the closing date for applications; and
  •  is a domestic student in accordance with The University's Fee Policy; and
  •  has been approved to undertake the practical placement component of their program in a rural community.
Applications are closed.

Before you apply

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them before applying.

How to apply

Contact the School of Veterinary Science for information regarding the application process.

Selection criteria

The scholarship is awarded to the applicant showing greatest merit as demonstrated by:

  • academic achievement in courses undertaken in the program to date; and
  • financial hardship; and
  • personal qualities; and
  • any other evidence which may be deemed relevant to the applicant's future success in the veterinary profession.

Preference will be given to students who intend to work in a rural location after the completion of the relevant program.

Applications are closed.


School of Veterinary Science
(07) 5460 1834
Applications are closed.

Terms and conditions

The recipient may hold the Scholarship for 1 year, subject to the recipient continuing to be enrolled full-time in the Bachelor of Veterinary Science or Bachelor of Veterinary Science (Honours) program.

If a recipient fails to satisfy the above rule the recipient must show cause to the Associate Dean, why the scholarship should not be cancelled.

Applications are closed.