JCU Scholarships by Study Area

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A list of JCU scholarships grouped by study area.

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Arrow Energy-JCU Go Further Indigenous Tertiary Scholarships
Open to: Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders
Value: $10,000 full time, $5,000 part time
Closing date: 31 January 2018

Australian South Sea Islander Community Foundation Scholarship
Open to: Australian South Sea Islanders studying an undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 May 2018
Closing date: 31 July 2017

Commonwealth Scholarships 2017
Open to: Indigenous, Undergraduate, Honours, Post-Graduate

Cowan Grant Young Endeavour Leadership Scholarship
Open to: Australian Citizens (under 23 years on the day of voyage)
Value: $5,000

David Hastings Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate with a physical disability or other impairment
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017


George Roberts CBE Bursary
Open to: George Roberts Hall residents who have achieved a minimum credit average in their first year of undergraduate subjects
Value: $3,000

Hugh Alexander Grierson Trust Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders studying full time
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017
Closing date: 31 January 2018

JCU Access Fund
Open to: Access Scholarships and Bursaries: full-time students in their first calendar year of study experiencing financial hardship. Support Grants: full-time students in their second calendar year of study experiencing financial hardship.
Value: up to $5,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

JCU’s Cairns State High School Centenary Scholarship
Open to: Cairns State High School Year 12 Graduates
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 June 2017
Closing date: 31 January 2018

Leo and Mabel Barnett Travel Bursary
Open to: Third year undergraduate students studying French and intending to study overseas in a French speaking country
Value: $2,000

Lloyd Fourmile Jnr Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate who is an Aboriginal Australian.
Value: $1,200
Closing date: 31 January 2018

Morey Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate Torres Strait Islander women or Australian Aboriginal women living in the Torres Strait
Value: $6,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

QCoal Foundation Scholarship
Open to: First year students with preference given to Geology or Science (not marine Biology)
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 October 2017
Closing date: 31 January 2018

The Walter & Eliza Hall Trust Opportunity Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate students with a physical disability, who have completed at least 24 credit points
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 December 2017
Closing date: 15 March 2018



Yvonne Thomas Bursary
Open to: Female undergraduate students aged 25 and over (at time of closing date)
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

College of Arts, Society and Education

Australian Women Educators Peninsula Branch Bursary
Open to: Female students, 3rd year Undergraduate enrolled full-time in the Bachelor of Education
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

Dean's Bursary
Open to: Australian citizens, full time, undergraduate, completed Year 12 in 2017 with OP Score of 2 or above (or the equivalent)
Value: $2,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

Dean’s Scholarship
Open to: Australian citizens, full time, undergraduate, completed Year 12 in 2017 with OP Score of 1 (or the equivalent)
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

Douglas Fry Bursary
Open to: Undergraduates in the third year of sociology study
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

Elizabeth Cookson Memorial Bursary
Open to: Australian Aboriginals, Torres Strait Islanders or South Sea islanders commencing Honours, Coursework masters, research masters or PhD in the Disciplines within the College of Arts, Society and Education but must be examining an issue of relevance to Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander or South Sea Islander culture.
Value: $600
Opening date: 1 November 2017

Friends of Good Schooling Scholarship in Education
Open to: Undergraduate, full time, internal, Townsville campus only
Value: up to $7,904

HEB Memorial Bursary
Open to: Third year Bachelor of Education or Masters of Teaching & Learning
Value: $2,000
Opening date: 1 February 2018

Richard Brookdale Scholarship
Open to: Cairns based Bachelor of Arts (Honours) or Masters students undertaking an honours or masters topic in Australian Indigenous archaeology
Value: $2,500
Opening date: 1 November 2017

Shirley Gilliver Memorial Fund Grant
Open to: Undergraduate, Masters or Research
Value: $ varies

William Thomas Williams Honours Bursary
Open to: Honours
Value: $5,000
Closing date: 24 November 2017

William Thomas Williams Postgraduate Scholarship
Open to: Full time PhD, or Masters
Value: $10,000 for up to 2 years
Closing date: 24 November 2017

College of Business, Law and Governance

Dean's Bursary
Open to: Australian citizens, full time, undergraduate, completed Year 12 in 2017 with OP Score of 2 or above (or the equivalent)
Value: $2,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

Dean’s Scholarship
Open to: Australian citizens, full time, undergraduate, completed Year 12 in 2017 with OP Score of 1 (or the equivalent)
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

Marjorie Prideaux Bursary
Open to: Undergraduates completed 2nd year and starting 3rd year
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

Walker Business Bursary
Open to: Full time or part-time students at JCU
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

College of Healthcare Sciences

Central Highlands District Health Council Bursary
Open to: First year students studying any undergraduate human health sciences course
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

Greg Garrick Rural Nursing Bursary
Open to: Bachelor of Nursing Science, Bachelor of Nursing and Midwifery,
Value: $1500

J K O'Brien Scholarship for Health Sciences
Open to: Undergraduate 1st year, full time
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017
Closing date: 24 March 2018

John and Janice King Bursary
Open to: Papua New Guinean citizens enrolled full time in a course offered by the Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences
Value: $3,000

Thelma Myers Memorial Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nursing & Midwifery Scholarship
Open to: Postgraduate or higher degree in research
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 May 2018
Closing date: 31 July 2018

College of Medicine and Dentistry

AMA Queensland Foundation Medical Scholarship
Open to: 2nd year Bachelor of Medicine/ Bachelor of Surgery students
Value: $30,000 over 5 years

Amuthan Medical Research Bursary
Open to: Students currently enrolled full-time in the Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery
Value: $1,800

Australian Orthopaedic Association Joint University Scholarship
Open to: Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery students who reside in the area bounded by Innisfall in the North, Bowen in the South and Mount Isa in the West
Value: $4,000

Central Highlands District Health Council Bursary
Open to: First year students studying any undergraduate human health sciences course
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

John and Janice King Bursary
Open to: Papua New Guinean citizens enrolled full time in a course offered by the Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences
Value: $3,000

Lynn Kratcha Memorial Rural Bursary
Open to: Second year Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery students with an interest in rural medicine and are able to undertake an international rural elective
Value: $ varies
Opening date: 1 May 2018

Maggie Grant-Wronski Memorial Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate 2nd year MBBS
Value: $2,500
Opening date: 1 May 2018

Mick McLoughlin Memorial Bursary
Open to: Fifth year Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery students who intend to undertake the year 6 elective in the developing world.
Value: $2,500
Opening date: 1 June 2017
Closing date: 18 August 2017

Richard Hays Bursary
Open to: Year 5, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery students who wish to attend a Medical Conference
Value: $2,500
Closing date: 22 September 2017

Richard Hays Foundation Dean of Medicine Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Bursary
Open to: Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders admitted to the Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery in their 2nd, 3rd, 4th or 5th year of study.
Value: $1,500
Opening date: 1 December 2017

Townsville Bulletin Scholarship in Medicine
Open to: First year Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery students who reside in the area bounded by Innisfall in the North, Bowen in the South and Mount Isa in the West
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences

Central Highlands District Health Council Bursary
Open to: First year students studying any undergraduate human health sciences course
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

J K O'Brien Scholarship for Health Sciences
Open to: Undergraduate 1st year, full time
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017
Closing date: 24 March 2018

James Burnell Molecular and Cell Biology Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, Final year
Value: $9,050

John and Janice King Bursary
Open to: Papua New Guinean citizens enrolled full time in a course offered by the Faculty of Medicine, Health and Molecular Sciences
Value: $3,000

Julia Cooper Memorial Wildlife Research Bursary
Open to: Honours or Masters students undertaking research in the fields of terrestrial or marine ecology with a particular relevance to North Queensland
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 April 2018

Mark Patterson Memorial Bursary
Open to: Bachelor of Biomedical Science, Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science (Honours) degree or Doctorate student undertaking research in animal or human immunology
Value: $6,000
Opening date: 1 September 2017
Closing date: 30 November 2017

Robert Logan Memorial Bursary
Open to: Honours and Postgraduate students in Biochemistry
Value: up to $14,000

Samuel & Eileen Gluyas Fellowship
Open to: Masters or Doctorate students, conducting research in relation to diseases of cattle, breeding of cattle, or general cattle husbandry
Value: $ varies

The Roobiny Graduate Conference Bursary
Open to: Final year, eligible to graduate
Value: $2,500
Opening date: 1 June 2017
Closing date: 22 November 2017

The Roobiny Rural Placement Bursary
Open to: Final year Veterinary Science
Value: $1,250
Opening date: 1 June 2017
Closing date: 22 November 2017

College of Science and Engineering

Dean's Bursary
Open to: Australian citizens, full time, undergraduate, completed Year 12 in 2017 with OP Score of 2 or above (or the equivalent)
Value: $2,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

Dean’s Scholarship
Open to: Australian citizens, full time, undergraduate, completed Year 12 in 2017 with OP Score of 1 (or the equivalent)
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

EGRU Honours Scholarship
Open to: Honours
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 November 2017

ER Walker Bequest Bursary
Open to: honours or postgraduate students undertaking research on stinging jellyfish (Class Cubozoa)
Value: $2,500
Opening date: 1 June 2017
Closing date: 15 August 2017

Eric Booth Memorial Grants in Chemistry
Open to: second or third year undergraduate students, honours students or post graduate students studying chemistry
Value: up to $8,000

James Burnell Molecular and Cell Biology Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, Final year
Value: $9,050

Joyce and George Vaughan Bequest Scholarship
Open to: Masters or PhD students undertaking research in Marine Biology
Value: $16,000

TMR Women in Engineering Bursaries
Open to: Undergraduate 1st year (2nd semester) commencing 2nd year or 4th year
Value: $2,000