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
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Open: 23 April 2018
Close: 16 May 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
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
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
A new approach for characterising soil based on electric parameters
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
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Open: 17 April 2018
Close: 10 June 2018
PhD Scholarships – Novel antibody therapeutics and diagnostics for oncology
Postgraduate Research Health
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Open: 1 April 2018
Close: 31 May 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
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Open: 6 March 2018
Close: 25 May 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
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Open: 18 April 2018
Close: 25 May 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
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Open: 17 April 2018
Close: 21 May 2018
Nicolas Baudin Program - Internship in France Initiative
Postgraduate Research
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Open: 14 March 2018
Close: 13 May 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
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Open: 23 April 2018
Close: 6 May 2018
Douglas Slatter & Elizabeth Chambers Law Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Business, Economics and Law
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Open: 1 April 2018
Close: 1 May 2018
Data61 PhD Scholarship
Postgraduate Research
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Open: 19 March 2018
Close: 30 April 2018
EMBL Australia 2018 short term travel grants
Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 26 March 2018
Close: 30 April 2018
Large-scale traffic control in the era of connected and autonomous vehicles (CAV)
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
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Open: 27 April 2018
Close: 13 May 2018

Upcoming Scholarships

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
Opens May 2018
Opens May 2018
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
Opens May 2018
Opens May 2018
Open: 1 May 2018
Close: 31 July 2018

Closed Scholarships

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

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.
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
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
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
Warwick and Nancy Olsen PhD Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Rotary District 9630 – Global Grant Scholarship for 2018-2019
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
James and Everingham Bursary
The purpose of the scholarship is to support students enrolled in programs relating to food technology or rural agriculture.
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Agriculture and Food Sciences
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Peter Whiteman Memorial Bursary
The object of the fund is to provide bursaries to assist the research or professional development of post-graduate students enrolled at The...
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Dan David Prize Scholarships
Outstanding doctoral students and postdoctoral researchers of exceptional promise in certain fields are selected for the scholarship each...
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
ARC funded PhD Scholarship - Improving Dairy Cow Fertility: targeting exosome-responsive cell pathways
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Alfred Midgley Postgraduate Scholarship
The purpose of the scholarship is to support a postgraduate student engaged in research in the field of Australian literature.
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
A new approach for characterizing soil based on electric parameters
Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Planning, and Information Technology
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
PhD Scholarships: Fuel from wastes (3 available)
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Go8 Westpac STEM PhD program
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Brain Injury Foundation - Scholarship external
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Helen Kay PhD Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
McDonnell International Scholars Academy Fellowship
The McDonnell Academy for International Scholars provides full tuition for study in a doctoral or master’s degree program at Washington...
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
UQ PhD scholarships in Statistical Genetics/Genetic Epidemiology
Postgraduate Research Health
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Richard Cooper Scholarship
This Scholarship will provide assistance to a domestic student enrolled or enrolling full-time in either the Master of Laws (LLM) program...
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Law
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
2017 application round opens August 2017.
Thomas A. Plein Endowed Scholarship
The purpose of the Scholarship is to encourage and support citizens of The United States of America who are enrolled in an Approved Program...
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Business, Economics and Law
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships external
Up to three Frank Knox Memorial Fellowships will be awarded to students from Australia for graduate study at Harvard University in academic...
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research Scholarships
Awarded to Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people to undertake a higher degree by research (Masters by Research (MPhil...
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
UQ Poche Centre Indigenous Health Research Top-Up Scholarships
Awarded to Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people to undertake a research higher degree (Masters by Research, MPhil or...
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Space Environment Research Centre Scholarships
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Research Graduate School
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Gates Cambridge Scholarship external
Scholarships are awarded to outstanding applicants from countries outside the UK to pursue a full-time postgraduate degree in any subject...
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
CSC-UQ PhD Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Cecilie Anne Sloane Postgraduate English Creative Writing Research Scholarship
The purpose of the scholarship is to enable a research higher degree candidate to undertake English language creative writing research...
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
CSIRO Postgraduate Scholarships - Top-ups for PhDs on RTPs
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Madeleine Taylor Scholarship
The scholarship is open to a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) candidates or postgraduate coursework students who undertake research...
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
2017 application round opens October 2017.
George Osborne Research Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2018
Rhodes Scholarships for Australia external
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2018