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USQ Women's Network Bursary

The USQ Women's Network will offer six bursaries, three for female students and three for female USQ staff, commencing or continuing any coursework award program at USQ in 2015.


Each USQ Bookshop bursary will have a maximum value of $500. 


To be eligible applicants must:

  • be female 
  • commence or continue their studies in any coursework award program in Semester 1, 2015
  • be enrolled at any USQ campus 
  • be enrolled in a minimum of one study unit in Semester One 
  • be studying on-campus, external or online.

Selection criteria

Applicants will:

  • submit a personal statement indicating: 
    • a description of their career aims and goals 
    • a brief description of their position at USQ - if a current USQ staff member 
    • how the Bursary will assist them to achieve their future career plans 
    • understanding, enthusiasm and commitment to education 
    • details of activities that demonstrate involvement in school/industry/community organisations relevant to their development as an individual 
  • provide evidence of academic achievement e.g. high school report card or post-secondary academic history, as applicable: 
    • if commencing at USQ - have a minimum of a sound level of academic achievement (from outside USQ, e.g. school, TAFE) 
    • if continuing at USQ – have a minimum USQ GPA of 4.0

Previous recipients of the USQ Women’s Network Bursary are not eligible to re-apply.

How to apply

Students commencing study in Semester 1, 2015 must complete the USQ Scholarship Application Form (PDF* 218KB).

Students continuing study in Semester 1, 2015 must complete the USQ Continuing Students Scholarships Application Form (PDF* 203KB).

Forward the application and all supporting documents to:

Private and Confidential
The Scholarships Officer
Student Services
University of Southern Queensland
West Street
Toowoomba QLD 4350

Closing date

Applications closed.

Further information

University of Southern Queensland
Phone:  1800 269 500

USQ reserves the right to alter the conditions of the Scholarship/Bursary based upon exceptional circumstances.  USQ reserves the right to not award the Scholarship/Bursary in a given year.

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