Featured UQ Scholarships & Programs

Ceridwen Indigenous Scholarship Undergraduate, Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Architecture
Opens Jul 2018
Opens Jul 2018
Open: 2 July 2018
Close: 27 July 2018
Guilford Bell Scholarship Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Opens Jul 2018
Opens Jul 2018
Open: 2 July 2018
Close: 27 July 2018
Universitas 21/PwC Innovation Challenge Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
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Open Scholarships

UQ Graduate School Scholarship - Tuition (UQGSS-T)
Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 1 January 2017
Close: 31 December 2019
UQ Graduate School Scholarships (UQGSS)
Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 1 January 2017
Close: 31 December 2019
UQ PhD scholarships to support Category 1 project grants
Please note there is no closing date for these scholarships. Once an applicant suitable for the project has been found, the project will be...
Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 1 January 2017
Close: 31 December 2019
PhD in Clinical trial of nicotine vaporisers for smoking cessation among priority populations living with co-morbidities
Postgraduate Research Health
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Open: 1 July 2017
Close: 31 December 2018
Candidate Travel Award
The Candidate Travel Award (CTA) supports UQ Higher Degree by Research Candidates to travel and conduct a period of research at specific...
Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 1 January 2018
Close: 31 December 2018
Laser Observation and Control of Superfluid Physics
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
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Open: 20 November 2017
Close: 30 December 2018
Nanomechanical Computing Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
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Open: 20 November 2017
Close: 30 December 2018
Precision and Quantum Sensing Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
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Open: 20 November 2017
Close: 30 December 2018
Quantum Microscopy and Imaging Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
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Open: 20 November 2017
Close: 30 December 2018
Douglas Slatter & Elizabeth Chambers Law Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Business, Economics and Law
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Open: 29 May 2018
Close: 15 September 2018
Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship external
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 15 June 2018
Close: 5 September 2018
Dr Alf Howard International Travel Scholarship
Applications for the 2017 Dr Alf Howard International Travel Scholarship are now invited from current confirmed HDR candidates enrolled...
Postgraduate Research Health
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Open: 31 May 2018
Close: 29 August 2018
UQ Spinal Cord Injury Higher Degree by Research Top Up and Research Costs Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 24 October 2017
Close: 18 August 2018
Two PhD scholarships - Experimental & numerical investigation of hydrocarbon fuelled high-mach number scramjets
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
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Open: 13 June 2018
Close: 10 August 2018
John Monash Scholarships external
The John Monash Scholarships recognise excellence and leadership, and celebrate one of Australia's finest leaders: General Sir John...
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 1 May 2018
Close: 1 August 2018
Douglas H.K. Lee Family Scholarships
The object of the scholarship is to enable a student or students to undertake a research project towards the degrees of MBBS/MD-MPhil or...
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Medicine
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Open: 1 May 2018
Close: 31 July 2018
Australian grains industry PhD scholarship
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
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Open: 13 June 2018
Close: 31 July 2018
Reassessing the Darwinian Revolution: The Place of History in Science - PhD Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
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Open: 14 June 2018
Close: 31 July 2018
Fulbright Scholarships external
There are a range of Fulbright Scholarships available for postgraduate students, early career to senior academics, and mid-career...
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 1 February 2018
Close: 15 July 2018
Mai Lan Kunzy Scholarship
An academically excellent MPhil candidate from Vietnam.
Postgraduate Research Health
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Open: 3 May 2018
Close: 15 July 2018
Boeing - UQ Research Alliance PhD Scholarship - Aviation Ecosystem Model Scenarios
Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 1 June 2018
Close: 1 July 2018
Boeing - UQ Research Alliance PhD Scholarship - Machine learning methods for estimation, uncertainty quantification, and optimization of aviation models
Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 1 June 2018
Close: 1 July 2018
PhD Scholarships in an ARC Laureate Fellowship Project Awarded to Professor Alan Rowan
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
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Open: 1 April 2018
Close: 30 June 2018
MPhil Scholarship for an ACARP funded Process Control Project
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
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Open: 24 May 2018
Close: 22 June 2018
Multiscale modelling in incremental sheet forming - PhD Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
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Open: 4 June 2018
Close: 21 June 2018

Closed Scholarships

Candidate Development Award (CDA)
The Candidate Development Award (CDA) supports development activities and associated travel costs for UQ Research Students.
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Opens Sep 2018
Opens Sep 2018
Open: 17 September 2018
Close: 7 October 2018

Upcoming Scholarships

Rhodes Scholarships for Australia external
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
Opens Jul 2018
Opens Jul 2018
Open: 1 July 2018
Close: 14 September 2018
David Farrell Higher Degree by Research Award
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Opens Jul 2018
Opens Jul 2018
Open: 9 July 2018
Close: 1 August 2018
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Closed Scholarships

PhD Scholarship in Data Science and Educational Data Mining: Developing a Neuro-Adaptive Learning platform
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Osiecki Travel Scholarship for Classics Research
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
PhD Scholarships – Novel antibody therapeutics and diagnostics for oncology
Postgraduate Research Health
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
BHP Billiton Australia China Scholarship external
The Scholarships have been established to encourage and assist students and young professionals to pursue specialised study, research and...
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
National Health & Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
The NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarship scheme supports outstanding Australian health and medical graduates early in their career so they can be...
Postgraduate Research Health
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Creating a circular economy: from waste to resource
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Jane M Klausman Women in Business Scholarship
Offered through Zonta International, for female students enrolled in business-related degrees in Australia, the Jane M Klausman Women in...
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research, Continuing Professional Development Business, Economics and Law
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Nicolas Baudin Program - Internship in France Initiative
Postgraduate Research
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Large-scale traffic control in the era of connected and autonomous vehicles (CAV)
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Shear Strengthening of Large-Scale Old Pre-Stressed Concrete Girders Using Fibre Reinforced Polymer Composites
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
WH Bryan Scholarship 2018 external
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Data61 PhD Scholarship
Postgraduate Research
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
EMBL Australia 2018 short term travel grants
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Postgraduate Research Scholarships in Metallurgy
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
PhD scholarship: Heart Transplant project - Critical Care Research Group
Postgraduate Research Health
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
UQ Women in Action Fund
The Fund is to support female students studying engineering, design or information technology to engage in community and industry based...
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
2018 application round opens July 2018.
Residency in veterinary anatomic pathology
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Nancy Jones Travelling Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
RD Kitchen Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Lives Lived Well Research Group PhD top-up scholarship
Postgraduate Research Health
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
PhD in Civil Engineering: Tidal energy site characterisation
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
PhD Scholarships in Development and Validation of Nanomedicines: Novel Diagnostics, Therapeutics and Theranostics (CIBIT CAI Theme 1)
Postgraduate Research Health
Applications closed
Closed for 2018