Welfare Bursaries

With Student Advocacy and Support
With Student Advocacy and Support

Welfare Support Bursary

The Welfare Support Bursary is a once-off payment for students experiencing financial hardship during their studies at UQ. In order to apply for this bursary, students must book an appointment with the Student Advocacy and Support team.


Please note, applications for this bursary are closed until Semester 1 2024.

Eligibility Conditions

To apply for a Welfare Support Bursary you must:

  • Be a current UQ student

  • Be experiencing extenuating circumstances that will impact your ability to have financial stability during their studies. This may include, but is not limited to, the following: reduced work hours, not being able to afford bills/rent, experiencing extenuating circumstances that are causing financial distress, and/or having dependents while living on a reduced income.

  • Provide evidence to build a case to show that you will experience, are experiencing or have experienced financial hardship this semester.