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.
|Bayside Psychotherapy scholarship||
Why are we offering this scholarship?
The need to raise awareness of mental health, psychotherapy and counselling in the community
We have been approached by a number of students requesting placement opportunities and the chance to work directly with patients. Our high standards of patient care, and desire to support the development of student health practitioners has prompted the creation of a mini scholarship.
Please visit our website for more information on how to apply.
|Positive Lending Solutions Entrepreneur Scholarship||
Positive Lending Solutions is an Australian small business specialising in a wide range of financial products including car and personal finance, property loans and financial planning. The team has grown to 45 staff servicing thousands of clients year round.
Positive Lending Solutions will award one (1) $10,000 scholarship for the best submitted entry determined by our judging panel.
In addition to the prize we are keen to support the winner with CEO level advice from Tom Caesar, local media opportunities, career advice and support from our team.
How to apply
The Pitch - Your Entrepreneurial Business Plan
Create and submit a plan to support your entrepreneurial idea. The key element of your application is the development of a plan to support your idea.
Please go the Positive Lending Solutions Entrepreneur Scholarship website for guidelines on what to include in your business plan, the presentation format and how to submit your application.
Winners will be announced on 15 September 2016.
|Rhodes Scholarships||The RHODES TRUST offers nine Rhodes Scholarships in Australia each year, one for each state and three for Australia at Large. A Rhodes Scholarship is tenable at the University of Oxford. All fees are paid by the Trust direct to the college. In addition, a Rhodes Scholar receives a personal stipend and assistance with travelling expenses to the U.K. Scholars are selected on the basis of their exceptional intellect, character, leadership and commitment to service. QUT administers the Rhodes Scholarships Queensland Applications. Details of an information session that is available via livestream on 27 July, 2016 are on the QUT website. Applications for 2017 will open on 1 July 2016.||01/09/2016|
|Brosa Online Retailing Scholarship||
Brosa is an Australian online furniture retailer. Founded by online retail veterans who have over 15 years of experience selling online, as well as building some of Australia's largest retailers. Brosa is bringing designer furniture direct from the makers to customers.
Brosa will provide $1000AUD towards tuition fees for a student in their chosen field of study within Marketing, Business, Digital Design, Computer Science or any internet business related field.
In addition the winning applicant will have a chance to have an online hangout with Brosa to learn about online companies, startups, entrepreneurship, business and marketing strategies. The winner also has the opportunity to ask any questions that will help their future career path.Eligibility
The applicant must meet the following eligibility criteria to be considered for the scholarship:
How to apply
All applicants should email the following to firstname.lastname@example.org
Students will be notified in writing on or before 30 November 2016. For further information please email email@example.com.
|Digital Marketing Scholarship||
Marketing Results was founded in 2003 by Will Swayne, and has since grown into a digital agency with specialist expertise in lead generation for marketers of complex services and major products including financial services, property services, business services, education and training, information products and high-ticket products. (Quoted from the Marketing Results website)
How to Enter
Write a 700-800 word essay that responds to the question, "How will the Internet and digital media influence the way we shop in 2025?"
For further information please go to the website.
|2016 Optimising Scholarship for Distance Education||
Online education is a wonderful thing, but as much as we love technology, we know that some lessons are best learned face-to-face.
For details on how to apply, please visit the website.
|Larsen Jewellery Design Scholarship Program||
Larsen Jewellery recognises the need to support and educate young Australians wishing to begin a career in design or visual arts, or who wish to further their studies in a design or visual arts related course.
For details on how to apply, visit the website.
|The Aspiration Initiative - Indigenous Scholarships||
Welcome to The Aspiration Initiative - Indigenous Scholarships website. This is where you'll find information about undergraduate scholarships available in Australia, designed for Indigenous students.
The Roberta Sykes Harvard Club Scholarship (Indigenous Postgraduate Students)
The Harvard Club of Australia Group is the organisation for Harvard alumni. Formed in 1961, the club’s aim is to promote fellowship amongst alumni and to assist Australians wishing to study at Harvard. For more information on the club and its programs, please visit www.harvardclub.org.au.
For more information on how to apply please visit the Roberta Sykes Harvard Club Scholarship website.
|Australian Government Department of Human Services Relocation Scholarship||
The Relocation Scholarship is an annual payment to help certain students in higher education who are required to live away from their family home while studying.
You may be eligible for this payment if you are:
|No closing date|
Australian Government Department of Human Services Student Start-up Loan (replaces Student Start-Up Scholarship)
From 1 January 2016, the Student Start-up Loan will replace the Student Start-up Scholarship for new recipients of Youth Allowance as a student, Austudy and ABSTUDY Living Allowance who are in higher education.
You will continue to receive the Student Start-up Scholarship if you received it or a Commonwealth Education Costs Scholarship before 1 January 2016 and have not had a break in payment. You may continue to be paid until you come off your student payment.
If you are in this group, you cannot receive a Student Start-up Loan as well as your scholarship.For more information please go to the Student Start-up Scholarship or the Student Start-up Loan, or contact Centrelink by phone on 13 24 90 or visit the Centrelink website.
|No closing date|
|Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade Australia Award Scholarships||
Australia Awards Scholarships are long term development awards administered by the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade.
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.
|Various closing dates|
|Australian Rotary Health Scholarships||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 scholarships, research and activities.
|Various closing dates|
|Rotary Foundation Global Grant Scholarship||
The Rotary Foundation offers scholarship funding through the Rotary Foundation Global Grant scholarships. The scholarship funds graduate-level coursework or research for one to four academic years.
Rotary Foundation Global Grants can be used to fund scholarships with sustainable, high-impact outcomes in one of Rotary’s six areas of focus: Peace and conflict prevention/resolution, Disease prevention and treatment, Water and sanitation, Maternal and child health, Basic education and literacy, and Economic and community development.
Interested applicants can contact their local Rotary clubs via the Rotary Club Locator to inquire on how to be sponsored for the grant.Global grant scholarship applications are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year but applications should be submitted at least three months before the scholar’s intended departure date to allow adequate time for Foundation review and processing. **Each Rotary Club/District might have its own specific timeline. It is important to visit the official website for details on how to apply for the scholarship.
The minimum budget for a global grant scholarship is $30,000 which can fund the following: Passport/visa, Inoculations, Travel expenses (as specified in the grant terms and conditions), School supplies, Tuition, Room and board, Household supplies, Language training courses (but not if university admission is contingent on improvement of language skills). Most personal and miscellaneous expenses are not covered by the scholarship funding.
Please go to the official website for more information.
|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|
|Defence University Sponsorships||
The Defence University Sponsorship is the perfect way to make university life more manageable and provides you with the opportunity to make a difference with your degree. The sponsorship is available to undergraduate or graduate students studying an accredited degree at any recognised university in Australia and provides the following benefits:
While you're at university, you will enjoy a lifestyle similar to any other student. There are no significant military commitments during the university year, so you can focus on your studies and enjoy your free time like any other university student.
For more information please go to the website.
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.||Check website|
|SERC (Space Environment Research Centre)||
The Space Environment Research Centre (SERC) has a range of scholarship opportunities for exceptional undergraduate (4th year), Postgraduate (HDR) and Masters students to work within a global centre of excellence in collaboration with leading universities, international companies and space agencies.
SERC accepts applications all year round and strongly encourages students to obtain an APA, URS or other primary scholarship, however this is not essential. SERC top-up scholarships cannot generally be held simultaneously with other top-up scholarships.
The SERC Scholarship selection panel will be meeting in late November 2015 and again in late January 2016 to select the upcoming scholarship awardees. Start preparing your application now to be in the mix for semester one, 2016.
Four one-year undergraduate scholarships to the value of $5,000 each (full time) to high-achieving students nearing the completion of their undergraduate degree;
For further information on the broad range of study fields and the selection criteria please go to the website.
Once on the SERC website click on the Scholarships tab at the top of the page for 'How to Apply' and 'Applications'