Featured UQ Scholarships & Programs

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Research Scholarships Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 27 September 2017
Close: 14 January 2018
Douglas H.K. Lee Family Scholarships Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Medicine
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Richard Cooper Scholarship Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Law
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Open: 9 November 2017
Close: 23 February 2018
William Nathaniel Robertson Scholarship Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Medicine
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
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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 2018
UQ Graduate School Scholarships (UQGSS)
Postgraduate Research Any study area
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Open: 1 January 2017
Close: 31 December 2018
PhD Scholarships in Development and Validation of Nanomedicines: Novel Diagnostics, Therapeutics and Theranostics (CIBIT CAI Theme 1)
Postgraduate Research Health
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Open: 6 December 2017
Close: 1 April 2018
Warwick and Nancy Olsen PhD Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
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Open: 1 December 2017
Close: 31 March 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
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Open: 7 September 2017
Close: 10 March 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
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Open: 1 September 2017
Close: 1 March 2018
Brain Injury Foundation - Scholarship external
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
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Open: 1 November 2017
Close: 31 January 2018
Helen Kay PhD Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
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Open: 1 November 2017
Close: 31 January 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
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Open: 8 November 2017
Close: 31 January 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
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Open: 1 September 2017
Close: 17 January 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
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Open: 1 December 2017
Close: 14 January 2018
Space Environment Research Centre Scholarships
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Research Graduate School
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Open: 1 January 2017
Close: 31 December 2017
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Closed - applications open in 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
Closed for 2017
Closed for 2017
Open: 12 February 2018
Close: 16 March 2018

Closed Scholarships

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 2017
CSC-UQ PhD Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
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 2017
Candidate Travel Award
The Candidate Travel Award (CTA) supports UQ Higher Degree Research Candidates to travel and conduct a period of research at specific...
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
2017 application round opens September 2017.
CSIRO Postgraduate Scholarships - Top-ups for PhDs on RTPs
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Ceridwen Indigenous Scholarship
The scholarship is open to undergraduate and postgraduate students in either the School of Architecture or the School of Earth and...
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Architecture
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
2018 application round opens August 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 2017
2017 application round opens October 2017.
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 2017
2018 application round opens March 2018.
George Osborne Research Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
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 2017
Rhodes Scholarships for Australia external
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Science Travel Scholarship
The purpose of the scholarship is to provide funds to meritorious students, undergraduate or postgraduate in financial need who need to...
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
AIIA Queensland Scholarship for Studies in Asia Pacific 2017 external
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Dr Alf Howard International Travel Scholarship
Applications for the 2017 Dr Alf Howard International Travel Scholarship are now invited from current confirmed RHD candidates enrolled...
Postgraduate Research Health
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Keith Mackie Lucas Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
John Simmons Student Mobility Fund
The fund is awarded to students to increase the mobility of students in interstate or overseas curricular or extracurricular...
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
2018 application round opens April 2018.
National Groundwater PhD Opportunities (Domestic)
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
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
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
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
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
David Farrell Postgraduate Award
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Thomas McIntyre Scholarship
The purpose of this scholarship is to support research travel realted to medical subjects, in particular research in tuberculosis.
Postgraduate Research Health
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Guilford Bell Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Agribusiness, Agriculture, Environment and Science
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Carolyn D. Baker Memorial Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Nicolas Baudin Travel Grant external
The Nicolas Baudin travel grant is designed to encourage students to undertake study, research or professional development in France.
Undergraduate, Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Osiecki Travel Scholarship for Classics Research
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
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 2017
Capstone Editing Conference Travel Grant for Postgraduate Research Students external
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Western Travel Scholarship
Current ISSR Research Higher Degree Candidates
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
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 2017
BHP Billiton Australia China Scholarships 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 2017
Joan Allsop Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Walter and Eliza Hall Travelling Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Australia to US Fellowship Program external
The American Australian Association awards Fellowships each year to Australians and Americans for advanced research and study in the United...
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Any study area
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Jean and George Campbell-Brown Scholarship
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
JDRF PhD Top-up Scholarships and Travel Grants external
Postgraduate Research Graduate School
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Attention and Cognition Lab: 3-year PhD stipend
Postgraduate Research Humanities, Education, Psychology and Music
Applications closed
Closed for 2017
Sir Robert Menzies Memorial Scholarship in Law
For postgraduate courses of study at UK universities, principally Oxford, Cambridge, London and Edinburgh.
Postgraduate Coursework, Postgraduate Research Business, Economics and Law
Applications closed
Closed for 2017