2020 Destination Australia Scholarship (International Students) at University of Queensland, Australia

Closing date: 1 June 2020

Student type:  International students are eligible for this scholarship program. 

Level of study: All levels of study

Study area: Agriculture, Environment

Scholarship value: $15,000 per year

Description: 

The Destination Australia program is a scholarship funded by the Australian Government Department of Education, and aligns with the National Strategy for International Education 2025. 

The objective of the grant is to attract and support to study in regional Australia, to grow and develop regional Australian tertiary education providers and offer students a high quality learning experience.

Eligibility

  • Are new to UQ in 2020
    • Alumni commencing a different degree (i.e. Masters after a Bachelors) are eligible to apply
  • Maintain ongoing residency in the regional area for the duration of the scholarship, as defined by the Australian Statistical Geography Standard Remoteness Structure from the Australian Bureau of Statistics
  • Are enrolled and studying at the UQ Gatton campus
  • Are studying full-time in a degree that is fully delivered at UQ’s Gatton campus
  • Are studying one of the following qualification levels:
    • Bachelor Degree
    • Bachelors Honours Degree
    • Masters Degree
      • See Terms and conditions for list of eligible programs
  • Maintain a student visa for the duration of the scholarship

How to apply:  Applicants for programs commencing in Semester 2, 2020 are now closed.  

More info: https://scholarships.uq.edu.au/scholarship/destination-australia-scholarship-international-students