The University of Queensland Faculty of Science is offering the UQ Science International Scholarships program to academically qualified applicants. 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 Undergraduate 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 Undergraduate 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 students applying for entry into any of the science coursework programs at undergraduate level.
Eligible Programs:

  • Agribusiness
  • Agricultural Science
  • Applied Science
  • Biomedical Science
  • Biotechnology
  • Environmental Management
  • Environmental Science
  • Food Technology
  • Occupational Health & Safety Science
  • Regional and Town Planning
  • Science
  • Veterinary Science

The scholarships are available for international students who have completed secondary studies and have been accepted into an eligible undergraduate program at UQ. Applicants must be classified as an international student in Australia.
How to Apply

  • Lodge an official UQ undergraduate or postgraduate application form for international students (link on their website) for entry into one of the eligible Science programs (listed in Appendix 1) 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
Email: [email protected]

  • Receive a UQ Student ID Number
  • Complete and submit the Science International Scholarship online application form.

By submitting an online application you acknowledge that you have read and understand the scholarship Terms & Conditions.
Deadline: Midnight, October 31, 2012 to commence study in February 2013
For more information on these undergraduate programs, click here.
For more information, and to apply, click here.