Available to:
Current Returning Undergraduate St John’s College Students

Level of study:
Full- time Undergraduate at The University of Queensland

Year of study:
2nd year to last year of undergraduate degree

Citizenship:
N/A

The Academic Excellence Scholarships are awarded annually to students returning to College who have demonstrated the highest academic achievements in their previous years’ studies and have contributed positively to the College community.

Award Value:
$3,000 over 1 year ($1,500/Semester)

Duration:
1 year

APPLICATIONS OPEN:
Application not required
Recipients are offered the award on the basis of their previous years’ academic results and their contributions to the College community.

APPLICATIONS CLOSE:
Application not required

Eligibility
  • A recipient must have demonstrated academic excellence over the previous two semesters (semesters one and two of one academic year) of their undergraduate studies at The University of Queensland
  • As a general indication, a recipient would be expected to have achieved a minimum GPA of 6.5
  • A recipient must be a full-time, undergraduate student of The University of Queensland
  • A recipient must be undertaking her/his first undergraduate degree program
  • A recipient must remain a full-time student at The University of Queensland for the period of the award
  • A recipient must have been a member of St John’s College in the previous year and must be a resident of the College for the period of the award
  • A recipient must have contributed positively to the College community
  • A recipient must continue to make satisfactory progress towards the completion of her/his degree program
  • A recipient must contribute the balance of the College fees
About The Awards
  • This award is offered annually
  • Up to four awards are offered each year
  • It is provided to returning students who have demonstrated both academic excellence over the previous two semesters (semesters one and two of one academic year) of their undergraduate studies at The University of Queensland and have contributed positively to the College community
  • The amount of the award is currently $3,000 per recipient
  • It is offered as remission of fees over two semesters of one academic year
  • The award is for a period of one academic year only
How To Apply
Application is not required for this award. Recipients are offered the award on the basis of their previous years’ academic results and their contributions to the College community.
For More Information
Contact St John’s College Admissions Officer at admissions@stjohns.uq.edu.au.