The scholarship was established in 2009 and is maintained by funds from The University of Queensland and external donors, to encourage and support outstanding students who aspire to undertake a program of study for a bachelor degree at UQ. The scholarship is awarded to applicants who achieve at the very top of the OP1 band (or ATAR equivalent).
Applicants must: be Australian and New Zealand citizens, or permanent residents, or Humanitarian visa holders, or international students who is completing or has completed Years 11 and 12 in Australia); will complete Year 12 in the year of application (or has completed Year 12 in the year preceding the year of application); achieves an ATAR of 99.90; be intending to enrol full-time in the following year (or after an approved year of deferment); has not undertaken previous university level studies (apart from enrichment programs); have applied for a tertiary place through Queensland Tertiary Admissions Centre (QTAC) with UQ as their first or second preference.
|Amount|| $12,000 |
The scholarship is valued at $12,000 per year for up to 5 years.
|Student type||Australian and New Zealand|
|For Australian students|
|For international students|
|Level of study|| Undergraduate / VET|
|Field of studys|| Accounting|
Business and management
Computing and information technology
Education and training
Engineering and technology
Tourism and hospitality
Health services and support
Humanities and social sciences
Sport and leisure