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Vice-Chancellor's Principal's Recommendation Scholarship

In 2015, USQ will offer forty Vice-Chancellor’s Principal’s Recommendation Scholarships to reward high achieving students who receive a Principal’s Recommendation for 2015.

Value

The scholarship will have a maximum value of $12 000.

Eligibility

To be eligible applicants must:

  • be an Australian Citizen or have permanent resident status
  • have completed Year 12 in 2014
  • commence their studies in a bachelor degree in Semester 1, 2015 
  • be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in each of Semester 1 and Semester 2 of each year of study 
  • be studying on-campus, external or on-line 
  • be recommended to attend USQ in 2015 as part of the Principal’s Recommendation program.

Please refer to the University of Southern Queensland, Application Guide for Students - 2015 Principal’s Recommendation Program

Selection criteria

Applicants will complete the following selection criteria questions in the space provided on the application form:

  • List your academic achievements and the academic extra-curricular activities you have been involved in during your time at high school. Provide details of your level of involvement, eg. subject awards, year level academic awards, music achievements, USQ Head Start, team membership/roles (eg. debating, science, maths team challenges) etc.  Attach supporting certificates/documents.

  • List your leadership roles performed during your time at high school and provide details of your level of involvement, time commitment and responsibilities, eg. School Captain, Music Captain, SRC representative. Attach supporting certificates/document.

  • Outline your aspirations and career goals for the future.

How to apply

Complete the Vice-Chancellor's Principal's Recommendation Application Form (PDF* 124KB) and post the application and all supporting documents to:

Private and Confidential
Scholarship Officer
Student Services
G Block
University of Southern Queensland
West Street
Toowoomba QLD 4350
AUSTRALIA

Applicants must also attach a Statement of Support (PDF* 161KB) completed by either your School Principal, Subject Coordinator or other appropriate referee.

Closing date

Applications opening soon.

Further information

University of Southern Queensland
Phone:  1800 269 500
Email:  study@usq.edu.au

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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