Postgraduate coursework students
- University-wide postgraduate scholarships
- Support for Indigenous students
- External postgraduate scholarships and bursaries
University-wide postgraduate scholarships
These scholarships were established in 2001 by the Rotary Clubs of the Sunshine Coast, Queensland, Australia. Three Scholarships are awarded annually to postgraduate students. One from each faculty, as selected by the Executive Deans of the Faculty, and a further student selected by the Pro-Vice Chancellor (Research).
There are no application forms for these scholarships as awards are made based on the Executive Deans' nominations.
|Eligibility:||Postgraduate students who have completed their undergraduate degree at USC and have commenced master or doctoral level study at USC|
|Enquiries:||Contact the Development Office for more information: email@example.com|
GWQ Sunshine Coast Branch will offer 3 annual non-renewable bursaries, each of A$1000 to assist with educational expenses for full-time or part-time female students in postgraduate study (except for Graduate Diploma and Graduate Certificate level study).
Application forms will be available on this website in April, 2013 along with Academic Referee and Employment/Community Referee forms. Short-listed applicants will be required to attend a panel interview at USC on Saturday 28 September 2013. The 3 successful applicants will be expected to attend the Annual GWQ community breakfast to receive their Award on Saturday 2 November 2013, at Chancellor Tavern, Sippy Downs.
|Eligibility:||Postgraduate students who have completed their undergraduate degree at USC and have commenced master or doctoral level study at USC. Female students enrolled either part-time or full-time in one of the following programs and meeting the eligibility criteria:
|Application:||Application forms will be available here in April 2013|
|Enquiries:||For information on the Australian Federation of Graduate Women Scholarships, visit their website.|
Fulbright Postgraduate Scholarships are available to Australian citizens to engage in 8–12 months of research relevant to an Australian PhD; or undertake an approved course of study in an American higher degree or its equivalent.
These scholarships are aimed at current PhD students, honours students, or honours graduates who are considering postgraduate study in the US.
|Enquiries:||Visit the Fulbright Commission website for more information.|
Support for Indigenous students
The USC Indigenous Scholarship was established in 2011 to support indigenous Australians wishing to pursue further studies at honours level or postgraduate study, including higher degrees by research (HDR).
|Value:||The scholarship is valued at A$4000 to be paid in instalments over 2 semesters when studying full-time. For part-time study, payment is pro-rata, proportionate to the units taken (e.g. 6 or 12 unit course). In addition, all course fees and the Student Services and Amenities Fee will be waived.|
|Number:||Four (4) scholarships were available in 2012, with an equivalent number expected to be offered for 2013.|
|Status:||Applications are invited from 15 December 2012, until 31 October 2013.|
|Application:||Download this form using Adobe Acrobat PDF reader: Application Form (286 KB). Note: Do not use PDF for Mac, ASUS Nuance etc as they will not work with this application form.|
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