Research Excellence Awards

The Division of Research is proud to announce nominations for the USQ Awards for Excellence in Research, Scholarship and Postgraduate Research Supervision are now open.

There are 3 award categories.  Applications will be assessed against the criteria listed below:

Research (includes Early Career applicants)

  • The degree of innovation inherent in the work.
  • The quality of published output.

Research Scholarship (includes Early Career applicants)

  • The quality of analysis and interpretation evident in the work.
  • The success in promulgating the scholarship.

Post Graduate Research Supervision

  • The quality of supervision as evidenced by appropriate student evaluation reports.
  • Contribution to the postgraduate culture of the Faculty, Centre or University.

The full details of the Awards including how to apply are included in the Research, Scholarship or Postgraduate Research Supervision Awards for Excellence Policy and Procedure.

How to apply:

Application forms (DOC 56KB) are to be completed and forwarded via email to

Closing date:

Applications close at 5pm on Friday 7 February 2014.


Please direct all enquiries to the Director of the Office of Research.