Scholarships

Scholarships are available to help you with the cost of studying or to reward high academic achievement.

Featured scholarship

For second year and higher Commerce students. Like many scholarships, the Frank Finn was established by donation and the money available depends on the annual distribution of the endowment. Applications need to show financial need and academic progress and be received by 6 March 2020.

Find out if there is a scholarship for you 

You can search across a database of all scholarships administered at UQ and a selection of others offered by industry and other countries at the UQ scholarships website.

On this page, you can browse a list of scholarships that are just administered by BEL Faculty. 

Name

Eligibility

Archibald Scholarship

  • are commencing the Bachelor of Economics (Honours) program in the year of award; or
  • have completed at least #48 towards the Bachelor of Advanced Finance and Economics (Honours) and intend to, or are currently enrolled in Economics in the year of award; and
  • have obtained an overall GPA of at least 6.50 in the Specified Courses.

BDO Future Finance Leaders

3rd-4th year Bachelor of Advanced Finance and Economics program

BJ Freeman Scholarship in Commerce

2nd-5th year Commerce student

BEL Overseas Study Assistance BEL students undertaking an approved exchange semester

Schools of Economics and Business Indigenous Student Scholarship

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander student

Frank Finn Scholarships

2nd year or higher Commerce student

J.M. Donnelly Scholarship

Samoan heritage, studying business, economics or law

Matthew McLennan & Richard Howes Scholarship

Completed first semester Honours in Business or Economics Schools, write proposal for collaborative research article on set topic

Plato Investment Management Ltd Women in Finance Scholarship Female, 2nd year Commerce, Advanced Finance and Economics Honours or  Advanced Business Honours
Pinnacle Investment Management Group Ltd Women in Finance Scholarship Female, studying finance, minimum 12 units already completed toward an approved program,  and experiencing financial need


 

Name

Eligibility

Archibald Scholarship

4th year economics, highest GPA

BEL Overseas Study Assistance

BEL students undertaking an approved exchange semester

Business Scholarship for Chinese Students

Citizen of P.R. of China

Thomas A Plein Foundation Scholarship

USA citizen studying Business, Economics or Law

Global Leaders Scholarships

The Global Leaders Scholarships are an exciting opportunity for high achieving students to further their business, economics or law studies at The University of Queensland.

Name

Eligibility

Applications

Europe Global Leaders Citizens of a country within Europe, who normally reside in that country and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply. Closing date for Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for Semester 2 is 30 April.
Hong Kong Global Leaders Citizens of Hong Kong, who normally reside in Hong Kong and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply. Closing date for Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for  Semester 2 is 30 April.
India Global Leaders

Citizens of India, who normally reside in India and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply.

Closing date for Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for  Semester 2 is 30 May.
Indonesia Global Leaders Citizens of Indonesia who normally reside in Indonesia and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply. Closing date for Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for students commencing in Semester 2 is 30 April.
Japan Global Leaders Citizens of Japan, who normally reside in Japan and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply. Closing date for Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for Semester 2 is 30 April.
Latin America Global Leaders Citizens of a Latin American country (including Mexico), who normally reside in Latin America and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply. Closing date for Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for Semester 2 is 30 April.
Macau Global Leaders Citizens of Macau, who normally reside in Macau and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply. Closing date for Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for Semester 2 is 30 April.
Malaysia Global Leaders Citizens of Malaysia who normally reside in Malaysia and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply. Closing date for Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for Semester 2 is 30 April.
Singapore Global Leaders Citizens of Singapore, who normally reside in Singapore and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply. Closing date for Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for Semester 2 is 30 April.
Taiwan Global Leaders Citizens of Taiwan, who normally reside in Taiwan and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply. Closing date for  Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for Semester 2 is 30 April.
Vietnam Global Leaders Citizens of Vietnam, who normally reside in Vietnam and are not already undertaking any studies in Australia. Those studying English in Australia are still eligible to apply. Closing date for Semester 1 is 30 November.  Closing date for Semester 2 is 30 May.

Other financial assistance

Visit your school website for a range of financial assistance in your discipline such as prizes, bursaries and summer/winter research projects: