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USQ Women's Network Bursary

The USQ Women's Network will offer six bursaries to female students commencing or continuing any postgraduate award program at USQ.


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


To be eligible applicants must:

  • identify as female 
  • be either commencing or continuing in any postgraduate coursework award program in Semester 1 2018
  • be enrolled at any USQ campus 
  • be enrolled in a minimum of one study unit in Semester 1
  • be studying on-campus, external or online.

Selection criteria

Applicants must:

  • submit a personal statement (one page maximum) outlining: 
    • a description of your career aims and goals 
    • how the bursary will assist you to achieve your future career plans 
    • understanding, enthusiasm and commitment to education 
    • details of activities that demonstrate involvement in industry or community organisations relevant to your development as an individual 
  • provide evidence of academic achievement e.g. undergraduate degree transcript of results and current postgraduate transcript of results, as applicable
    • if commencing a postgraduate program at USQ - have a minimum of a sound level of academic achievement for your previous undergraduate studies 
    • if continuing a postgraduate program 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.

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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