UQ Academic Scholarship Program
- UQ’s Academic Scholarship program aims to reward the achievements of outstanding school leavers and gap year students.
- Study at University of Queensland
- The University of Queensland (UQ) is in the top 100 universities worldwide, measured through a number of major independent university rankings: the Academic Ranking of World Universities, Times Higher Education World University Rankings, QS World University Rankings and, Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for World Universities. UQ is also the largest university in Queensland.
- The University’s global research positioning was highlighted by the election of five UQ scientists to the Australian Academy of Science (AAS) in 2013 – one quarter of the 20 new Fellows and the most from any institution in the country.
- The five new Fellows joined an existing group of 19 UQ scientists admitted to the AAS as Fellows since 1988, bringing the total number of UQ academics who are members of one of Australia’s four prestigious learned academies to 95.
Field(s) of Study
- Most Undergraduate Majors
What does the scholarship cover?
- Award Value: $12,000 per year
- Duration: Up to 5 years
How many scholarships are given?
- Not Stated – Numerous
Which countries are targeted?
Academic scholarships are open to Year 12 and gap year students who:
- are Australian Citizens or Australian Permanent Humanitarian Visa Holders; or
- are Australian Permanent Residents, New Zealand citizens or international students who are completing or have completed Years 11 and 12 in Australia;
Am I Eligible to Apply?
- UQ Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarships
- Awarded to applicants who achieve at the very top of the OP1 band (or ATAR equivalent).
How do I Apply – Next Steps
- Applicants only need to complete and submit ONE application form to be considered for the three different types of Academic Scholarships on offer.
- Academic Scholarships_2015.pdf
- Friday 31st October 2014
How do I get more information?
- Contact position or department:
Undergraduate Scholarships & Prizes Office
07 3365 7113
- Free Scholarships – http://www.
- Top Undergrad Scholarships – http://
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- Top Graduate Scholarships – http://
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