USQ students are often eligible to apply for scholarships offered by other organisations and Australian Government departments. If you have any questions, please contact the organisation offering the scholarship directly.
|Aurora Internship Program||
The Aurora Internship Program places law, anthropology and other social science (archaeology, cultural heritage, environmental management, human geography, history and sociology) students and graduates from Australian universities at Native Title Representative Bodies (NTRBs), Prescribed Bodies Corporate (PBCs) and other organisations involved in policy development, social justice, human rights, all with an Indigenous focus. The program introduces candidates to career opportunities in native title and Indigenous affairs more generally and at the same time provides assistance to under-resourced and over-worked organisations.
The application period for the winter 2015 round of internships is open from 9am AEST Monday 2nd March through 5pm (Sydney time) Friday 27th March 2015. Applications can be submitted via the Aurora website at http://www.auroraproject.com.au/aurorainternshipprogram.
|Bendi Lango initiative||
Applications are now open for the 2015 Bendi Lango bursary, established by the Australian Psychological Society to support postgraduate psychology students of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent.
Value of the bursary
Each bursary of financial assistance is valued at $15,000 per annum during the time that the applicant is in full-time study (or $7500 per part-time year), in either an APAC-accredited Masters coursework degree (MPsych) or professional Doctorate (DPsych or PsychD).
Please refer to the website for more information.
|For Sale For Lease Scholarship & Financial Aid Program 2015||
For Sale For Lease is Australia’s leading owner-assist real estate agency and was established in 2008 after several years of development. The company is headed by Michael Atwell who is a well-known and respected leader in the real estate industry with more than 18 years of experience in the property market.
For Sale For Lease are always on the lookout for ambitious individuals who want to join our team to take on new exciting challenges, solve problems and learn something new every day in a Real Estate startup company. If you have the desire to fuel your creative skills and be part of a start up, get in touch!
Applicant must be a current student at a college or university. The scholarship is available to students in the Bachelor and/or Master studies of Marketing, Business or Technologies. We will also consider students who are currently undertaking honours studies in the area of Marketing and Technologies. International students will also be accepted into the program if they are currently enrolled in a course abroad.
|SavvySME Start-up Marketing Scholarship||
SavvySME was born in the heart of Sydney to help local SMEs. Our vision is to bring the latest digital innovations to local entrepreneurs and business owners so that you can easily establish human connections, collaborate and reach new customers to grow your business into a rewarding venture.
SavvySME will provide technology support for Marketing Graduates who are interested in start-up marketing at a growing Australian start up based in Chatswood.
Applicant must be a full-time student at a college or university. The scholarship is available to students in the Bachelor studies of Marketing, Business or IT.
Prize: 1 Mac Book Air 11 inch 128Gb (up to $1,099 in value)
How to Apply Refer to the SavvySME website.
|AW Howard Memorial Trust||
The aim of the Trust is to encourage and promote research and investigation in the fields of natural science and social science, including economics which relate to the development, management and use of pastures.
The Trust annually awards the following three grants relating to pasture research:
Two specialist study awards are made biennially or at a frequency determined by the Trust
The Australian Grazing or Rangeland Extension Consultants, Advisers and Agribusiness Specialists Award; and Australian Graziers or Rangeland Pastoralists Award are aimed at study tours either in Australia or overseas to examine successful grazing systems and practices that are perceived to have economic, social and environmental benefits to Australian pastoral industries and rural communities. They are aimed at promoting producer and adviser excellence and leadership. The value of each Award may be up to $20,000.
Please refer to the AW Howard Memorial Trust website for more information.
Applications close 31 March 2015.
Bowen Basin Underground Geotechnical Society Scholarships
The value of the two scholarships is $5,000 (AUD) each, to be awarded in three payments throughout the calendar year. Two scholarships will be awarded in the 2015 academic year.
The scholarships will be awarded to support research projects relevant to the application of underground geotechnical engineering in the Bowen Basin. Scholarship funds are to be used to assist with the costs of the projects.
The scholarships are available to applicants who are enrolled full-time in undergraduate, postgraduate study or research projects in the 2015 academic year.
For application forms and further information please visit the Bowen Basin Underground Geotechnical Society website.
|Content Marketing Scholarship||
About Prosperity Media
Prosperity Media is a well know Australia Content Marketing and Digital Agency. Our head office is in the Sydney and we have numerous staff across Australia. The team has worked with well-known start-ups such as Design Crowd and Ninefold, as well as large ASX listed companies including Macquarie Telecom. As the team is growing at such a fast rate, we are offering a Content Marketing scholarship for a student to work in our Sydney Office or to work remotely. Prosperity Media is the Digital & Content Marketing agency of choice for entrepreneurs, funded start-ups and brands. Scholarship Goal Support students who are interested in working in content marketing, digital media and copy writing at a well-known digital agency.
Support students who are interested in content marketing, digital media and copy writing. If you want a chance to work with a well known digital agency.
Scholarship is open to undergraduate or post graduate students who are currently studying in Australia.
Scholarship Application Process
Submit your cover letter, 2 page resume, and an original 400 word article about the digital space to email@example.com
Interview Process – The executive team at Prosperity Media will review all applications and notify the recipient of their success on 10th April 2015 by telephone.
Offer – The offer will be made to one student on 10th April 2015, offer will be made via telephone.
Please Note - *Scholarship prize is (1x) Mac Book Air 11 inch 128Gb (up to $1,099 in value), with on-going support, training and mentorship from the team at Prosperity Media.
For more information please go to the Prosperity Media webpage.
|The ShortCourseFinder Scholarship||You know how you’ve always promised yourself you’ll get guitar lessons, or perfect your Spanish? Or how you’ve had that niggling thought for months that if you could just get your Microsoft certification, your career might really take off?
ShortCourseFinder is committed to doing whatever we can to help make your goals a reality.
The ShortCourseFinder Scholarship will award one deserving individual $500 to put towards the cost of learning something new – no matter how big or small!
We’re firm believers that from little things, big things grow, so whether it’s learning how to roll your Rs or discovering a cure for disease: you’ve got to start somewhere.
The ShortCourseFinder Scholarship could be just the start you need!
Read through the information on the ShortCourseFinder website to find out if you’re eligible, and start preparing your application today.
|Aqua Vista Glass Physical Education Teaching Scholarships||
Each semester we are offering 5 scholarships of $2,000 to students throughout Australia studying an education degree (undergraduate or postgraduate) with a focus on physical education.
The directors of Aqua Vista Glass will assess applications based on a range of factors including each candidate’s:
Students are only eligible to receive one scholarship. Successful applicants will not be considered for future Aqua Vista Glass scholarships.
To apply for the scholarship, candidates should
A reference from a lecturer or tutor, while not required, will be looked upon favourably.
WebContacts is the leading Australian online mail-order supplier of discounted replacement contact lenses. Since 1984 the company has been dedicated to providing high quality service and to ensuring your expectations on price, quality and choice are surpassed. Through our online division, WebContacts continues to provide this high quality service and the same brand name contact lenses that your eye-care practitioner recommends. We are stockists of all major lens brands including Acuvue, PureVision, Dailies, Air Optix, Total 1, Proclear, Biofinity and Avaira.
Scholarship Value: WebContacts will provide a $1,200 scholarship for domestic undergraduate/postgraduate students in the field of Health Science.
Scholarship Criteria: The WebContacts Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit, financial need, demonstrated ability and leadership qualities.
Please refer to the WebContacts website for information on how to apply.
Menulog is offering a scholarship of AUD $1500 towards a student’s living and tuition fees and an opportunity to learn about online businesses and marketing from key staff within our company.
How to apply
For more information please visit the Menulog Scholarship website.
The Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme: Continuing Professional Development is funded by Australian Government Department of Health and administered by Australian College of Nursing. The scheme is an Australian Government initiative to support students enrolled in an entry level nursing or midwifery course to undertake a clinical placement in an Aboriginal Medical Service.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander nursing or midwifery students are encouraged to apply.
Applications are now open for clinical placements commenced in 2014 that meet the below eligibility criteria and will commence within three months of submitting your application. Applications are open year round; please ensure that you do not apply for placements outside of this timeframe.
Clinical placement scholarships are available to nursing and midwifery students who meet the following criteria:
Successful applicants will be required to have completed cultural competence training before commencing the placement. At some clinical placement locations, cultural competence training may be provided by the AMS
This scholarship can only be awarded once during a student's course of study. Current undergraduate NAHSSS scholarship holders are eligible to apply.
Value of scholarship
The maximum total value of the Scholarship is $11,000.
Payments may be made for:
The Relocation Scholarship is an annual payment for eligible Austudy, Youth Allowance and ABSTUDY Living Allowance customers who have to live away from the family home to study. You’ll receive this scholarship at the beginning of the academic year to help with the costs of living away from home. If you’re eligible, you’ll receive the full amount of the Relocation Scholarship, even if you’re not on the maximum payment rate from Centrelink.
For more information, contact Centrelink by phone on 13 24 90 or visit the Centrelink website.
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|Student Start-Up Scholarship||
If you are a full-time student undertaking an approved scholarship course at a higher education institution and are receiving Youth Allowance, Austudy or ABSTUDY Living Allowance, you will receive the Student Start-up Scholarship. You’ll receive this scholarship at the beginning of each traditional tertiary semester to help with the up-front costs of studying, such as textbooks and specialised equipment. If you’re eligible you’ll receive the full amount of the Student Start-up Scholarship, even if you’re not on the maximum payment rate from Centrelink.
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|Australia Award Scholarships||
Australia Awards are prestigious international scholarships and fellowships funded by the Australian Government offering the next generation of global leaders an opportunity to undertake study, research and professional development.
Eligibility requirements and application processes vary throughout the Australia Awards programs. Please follow the links on the Australia Award Scholarships website for detailed information about the eligibility criteria and selection process for each program. Applicants must meet the eligibility criteria of the specific scholarship to which they are applying, including English language requirements.
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|ACS Foundation||The ACS Foundation advances the IT and business professions by providing structured work integrated learning and research scholarships. Our practical scholarship opportunities develop student's workplace skills while providing them the platform to meet future employers - a variety of Scholarships are available.||various closing dates|
|Australian Rotary Health||Australian Rotary Health is one of the largest independent funders of mental health research within Australia.
We also provide funding into a broad range of general health areas, provide scholarships for rural medical and nursing students, as well as Indigenous health students. Australian Rotary Health provides funding into areas of health that do not readily attract funding, and promotes findings to the community.
Australian Rotary Health is supported by a number of Rotary Clubs in Australia. We have a broad vision to improve the health and wellbeing of all Australians.
Find out more about our research and activities.
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|Australian College of Nursing||RCNA administers the nursing component of the Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship Support Scheme which provides funding for undergraduate and postgraduate study, professional development and clinical placements.||check website|
|Indigenous Scholarships||Welcome to the Indigenous Scholarships website. This is where you'll find information about undergraduate scholarships available in Australia, designed for Indigenous students.||check website|
|Defence University Scholarships||For students studying an engineering or health degree||No closing date|
|Clinical Placement Scholarships||To support Nursing students enrolled in an undergraduate or entry level Nursing or Midwifery degree to undertake a clinical placement in an Aboriginal Medical Service.||No closing date|