Available to:
Current student at The University of Queensland

Level of study:
Undergraduate student studying an undergraduate course in Science with a preference for Geological Science and excluding engineering.

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

Citizenship:
N/A

This Scholarship was established in honour of Dr Norman Fisher AO, a student at St John’s during the late 1920s and subsequently Head of the Bureau of Mineral Resources. Dr Fisher was also an Honorary Fellow of the College.

Award Value:
$5,000 over 1 year ($2,500/Semester)

Duration:
1 year

APPLICATIONS OPEN:
Application not required

APPLICATIONS CLOSE:
Application not required

Eligibility
  • A recipient must be a full-time undergraduate student at The University of Queensland
  • A recipient must be an undergraduate student studying an undergraduate course in Science with a preference for Geological Science and excluding engineering
  • A recipient must demonstrate academic excellence with a GPA of 6.5 or above
  • 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 student for the year in which the scholarship is made and 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
  • It is to be awarded to an undergraduate student studying an undergraduate course in Science with a preference for Geological Science and excluding engineering
  • A recipient must demonstrate academic excellence with a GPA of 6.5 or above
  • The amount of the award is currently $5,000
  • 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
Application is not required for this award. Recipients are offered the award on the basis of their previous years’ academic results.
For More Information
Contact St John’s College Admissions Officer at admissions@stjohns.uq.edu.au.