UQU Bursaries

UQU Bursaries

Are you experiencing financial troubles?

UQU bursary applications are now open for UQ students who need help with their finances. Brought to you by UQU’s Student Help On Campus (SHOC), UQU Abilities Collective and UQU Association of Postgraduate Students the bursaries range from $200 - $500 and can be put toward any equipment you require (ie books, laptops), courses and living expenses. 

What is a bursary?

A bursary is a sum money awarded to a student who needs a helping hand with their finances or studies. Awarded based on the application criteria a bursary isn’t a loan and won’t need to be paid back.


How to apply

All you need to do is complete the online form by 4pm, Friday, 16th June, making sure to provide any documents you feel support your case. 

SHOC Welfare Bursaries - $500 each

SHOC welfare bursaries are designed to assist undergraduate and postgraduate UQ students experiencing financial hardship.

Applicants must be:

  • A currently enrolled University of Queensland undergraduate or postgraduate student (Full-time or Part-time)

Please note: Applicants who received a SHOC Welfare bursary in 2016 will not be eligible to receive this bursary in 2017. 

 

Abilities Bursaries - $500 each

Designed to assist UQ students who identify as having a (dis)ability, chronic illness, or mental health condition who would benefit from a bursary in order to alleviate financial hardship caused by disability, chronic illness or mental health conditions. 

Applicants must be:

  • A currently enrolled University of Queensland undergraduate or postgraduate student (Full-time or Part-time)
    AND
  • Identify as having a (dis)ability, chronic illness or mental health condition



UQU Association of Postgraduate Students - $200 & $400

UQU APS will be awarding $200 bursaries for individuals and $400 bursaries for groups to put toward a course book, software, registration for an additional course/study aid or to participate in a technical conference outside of Queensland.

Eligible applicants for both bursaries must be either:

  • A currently registered postgraduate student at UQ (Full-time or Part-time)
    OR
  • An association or society of currently registered postgraduate students at UQ
    OR
  • A  grouping of currently registered postgraduate students at UQ

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