SCHOLARSHIPS: Queensland University of Technology offers vice-chancellor’s scholarships for students with outstanding academic achievement.
The scholarships are available for Australian, New Zealand and international students to pursue undergraduate programme/courses.
There are 110 scholarships worth $30,000 each and 37 scholarships worth $10,000 each.
The deadline for application is 15th November 2015.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are provided in the faculties/areas of Business, Creative Industries, Education, Health, Law and Science & Engineering.
Course Level: The scholarships are available for pursuing undergraduate programme at Queensland University of Technology in Australia.
Eligibility: You must:
-be graduating Year 12 in 2015 or have graduated Year 12 in 2014
-have an OP 1 or 2 (or equivalent) excluding bonus OPs/ranks
-be starting university for the first time in 2016
You must also be one of:
-an Australian or New Zealand citizen
-a permanent resident
-the holder of a permanent humanitarian visa
-an international student who has completed high school in Australia.
Scholarship Open for International Students: Australian or New Zealand and international students (who has completed high school in Australia) can apply for these scholarships.
Scholarship Description: The Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship program is QUT’s premier offering for students with outstanding academic achievement. The Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship is their premier offering for high achievers. University award over 180 scholarships annually, worth $4.2 million. In addition to the financial support, the program helps student to make the most of their QUT experience through extra development opportunities, which build your leadership skills and professional networks.
Number of award(s): There are 147 scholarships available for students.
Duration of award(s): Not Known
What does it cover? Student will receive one of:
-110 scholarships worth $30,000 each. The scholarship will be paid as a stipend of $3,750 after the HECS-HELP census date of each semester for the standard duration of your course, for up to four years ($7,500 per year).
-37 scholarships worth $10,000 each. The scholarship will be paid as a study stipend of $2,500 after the HECS-HELP census date of each semester for the first four semesters of your course.
Other benefits may include:
-an accelerated program of study
-early access to research opportunities
-membership of the QUT College of Excellence
-the opportunity to represent QUT through the Student Ambassador Program
-access to QUT’s Leadership, Development and Innovation Program.
How to Apply: The mode of applying is online.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 20 November 2015.
Further Official Scholarship Information and Application