Available to:
Current graduate of the University of Queensland

Level of study:

Year of study:


This award was established in 1987/88 by Canon Professor John L. Morgan, the Warden of St John’s College at that time, in memory of his former guardian, Herb Hampton.

Award Value:
$5,200 over 1 year ($2,600/semester)

1 year

1st September (for awards to be held the following year)

Continuing/Returning Students: 4.00pm, Friday 24th November 2017
New/Fresher Students: 4.00pm, Friday 19th January 2018
Note: Students seeking entry to St John’s College are advised to submit their scholarship application at the same time as they apply for residence at the College as some awards may be offered early on a conditional basis.

  • A recipient must be a graduate at The University of Queensland or any other recognised university
  • A recipient must provide evidence that she/he has been accepted into a postgraduate program at The University of Queensland
  • A recipient must demonstrate academic achievement and financial need
  • A recipient must be in residence at St John’s College for the academic year in which the award is received
  • A recipient must remain a full time postgraduate student for the year in which the scholarship is made and make satisfactory progress towards the completion of his/her degree
  • A recipient must contribute the balance of the College fees
About The Awards
  • This award is offered annually
  • It is to be awarded to graduate student who has achieved academically and can demonstrate financial need
  • The amount of the award is currently $5,200
  • It is offered as remission of College fees over two semesters of one academic year
  • The award is for a period of one academic year only
How To Apply
Applicants for the scholarship must apply to the Warden of St John’s College by the closing date using the St John’s College Award Application Form.
For More Information
Contact St John’s College Admissions Officer at admissions@stjohns.uq.edu.au.