Deadline: May 31, yearly
University: University of Queensland
Country:  Australia
Scholarship: International Students
Scholarship type: Postgraduate
Courses: Humanities, Social Sciences

Funding: Partial Funding / Limited support $10,000 per year for up to two years

Scholarship Description:
The University of Queensland Humanities and Social Sciences Scholarships for Excellence in Australia are funded by International Students. The scholarship allows Postgraduate level programs (s) in the field of Humanities, and Social Sciences taught at the University of Queensland. The deadline for the scholarship is May 31, yearly

Degree Level: Postgraduate Coursework

Available Subjects: This Scholarship is available in Humanities and Social Sciences.

Scholarship Benefits: The Scholarship will cover the tuition fee worth up to $10,000 per year for up to two years.

Eligible Nationalities: International Students

Eligibility Criteria: Your UQ application must be assessed and you must have received an unconditional offer by 31 May 2019 to be eligible to apply for the scholarship.

To be eligible, a student must:

  • be a citizen of and residing in either:
    • Indonesia; or
    • Latin America; or
    • Malaysia; or
    • Vietnam; and
  • not simultaneously hold another scholarship.

The scholarships are awarded on the basis of academic excellence and high-achieving students are encouraged to apply.

Application Procedure:

  • Lodge an official application online here for your chosen postgraduate coursework program. You must apply for your chosen degree program prior to applying for the scholarship.
  • Receive a UQ Student ID Number and an unconditional offer.

Documents Required: Once you have received your offer, complete the Scholarship Application Form online here.  You will be required to submit the following with your scholarship application:

  • CV/Resume
  • Personal/motivational statement
    This statement should be no more than 1,000 words and address:
    – The reasons for your interest in your chosen degree program, including why you wish to study this program at UQ
    – Your personal goals and ambitions and evidence of any previous activities or experiences (including voluntary activities) which demonstrates your commitment to those goals and ambitions.
  • One reference letter from teaching staff at your institution or from an employer, if available (in English). The academic reference letters should ideally rank your academic performance against your peer group.

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