Science Postgraduate Excellence Scholarships 2014, University of Queensland

The Faculty of Science is proud to offer the UQ Science International Postgraduate Scholarships program. The program is two-tiered with applicants eligible to be considered either for scholarships valued at a total of AU $12,000 or AU $5,000 with one application. Scholarships will be awarded on the basis of academic performance and the applicant’s personal statement.

Science Postgraduate Excellence Scholarships: Total value AU $12,000

(paid AU $6,000 in first semester of study and AU $6,000 in second semester of study)

Science Postgraduate Merit Scholarships: Total value AU $5,000
(paid at AU $3,000 in first semester of study and AU $2,000 in second semester of study)

The scholarships are available for international students applying for entry into any of the science coursework programs at postgraduate level.

Eligible Programs:

* Agribusiness
* Agricultural Science
* Animal Science
* Bioinformatics
* Biotechnology
* Conservation Biology
* Environmental Management
* Financial Mathematics
* Food Science and Technology
* Geographic Information Science
* Magnetic Resonance Technology
* Molecular Biology
* Molecular Imaging
* Occupational Health and Safety Science
* Plant Protection
* Regional Development
* Rural Development
* Science
* Urban and Regional Planning
* Veterinary Studies

For more information on these postgraduate programs visit:

Download the scholarship flyer (PDF 131KB).

The scholarships are available for international students who have completed undergraduate studies and have been accepted into an eligible postgraduate program at UQ. Applicants must be classified as an international student in Australia and must not already have commenced their studies at UQ.

The scholarship is intended for newly commencing students and is not available for students who have already commenced studies at UQ.

Please view the complete Terms & Conditions before applying.

(Australian citizens and Australian permanent residents are invited to apply for UQ’s available domestic scholarships at:
1.* Lodge an official UQ undergraduate or postgraduate application form for international students ( for entry into one of the eligible Science programs (listed in Appendix 1 of the Terms & Conditions) to the UQ International Admissions Section or through your agent.

UQ International Admissions Section
UQ International
Level 2, JD Story Building
The University of Queensland
Brisbane, Queensland, 4072 Australia

2.* Receive a UQ Student ID Number

3.* Complete and submit the Science International Scholarship online application form below.

By submitting an online application you acknowledge that you have read and understand the scholarship Terms & Conditions.

Scholarship applications must be received by 12 midnight Australian Eastern Standard Time (EST) on:

* 30 April to commence in Semester 2, 2014 (July)

For enquiries contact:

Phone: +61 3 8676 7004 (outside Australia)
Phone: 1800 671 980 (within Australia)
Enquiry form:

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