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JCU Scholarships by Study Area

Making the most of the university experience is easier thanks to a range of scholarships   These JCU scholarships are grouped by study area.

College of Arts, Society and Education

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

Australian South Sea Islander Community Foundation Scholarship
Open to: Australian South Sea Islanders studying an undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 28 February 2022

Burralga Yumba Bursary
Open to: Enrolled full time, Townsville Campus
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

Commonwealth Scholarships
Open to: Indigenous, Undergraduate, full time
Value: $1,000

David Hastings Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate with a physical disability or other impairment
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Dr Peter Crossman Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate first year
Value: $7,420
Opening date: 1 August 2021
Closing date: 6 January 2022

Elizabeth Pearse Music Scholarship
Open to: PhD or Masters (Music)
Value: $8,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Friends of Good Schooling Scholarship in Education
Open to: Undergraduate, full time, internal, Townsville campus only
Value: up to $8,054

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
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

HEB Memorial Bursary
Open to: First or Third year Bachelor of Education or Masters of Teaching & Learning
Value: $2,000

Hugh Alexander Grierson Trust Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders studying full time with preference given to veterinary science or scientific research.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Humanitarian migrants' settlement in Australia: A longitudinal study funded by the Australian Research Council- Discovery Grant
Open to: Higher Degree Research including PhD, Professional Doctorate, Masters by Research, Honours Year
Value: $27,609.00

Inclusion Works Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate Indigenous students enrolled in WS3513, WS5304, WS4504 or WS5605
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 May 2022
Closing date: 31 July 2022

Indigenous Education Costs Scholarship
Open to: Full time Indigenous students.
Value: $5,000

International Scholarships
Open to: International Students

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.

JCU Deans' Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate first year (school leaver), High academic achiever, domestic student
Value: $10,000

JCU Elite Athlete Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, domestic, elite athlete
Value: up to $30,000
Opening date: 31 August 2021
Closing date: 30 November 2021


John Grey Hall of Residence Scholarship
Open to: Enrolled full time, Cairns Campus
Value: $3,580

Leo and Mabel Barnett French Travel Grant
Open to: Third year undergraduate students studying French and intending to study overseas in a French speaking country
Value: $5,000

Pat and Bill Mahoney Scholarship
Open to: Commencing students in first Undergraduate program
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

QCoal Foundation Scholarship
Open to: First year students with preference given to Geology or Science (excludes Marine Biology)
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

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

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

The George Alexander Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, commencing from rural or regional location
Value: $8,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Mary MacKillop Today First Nations Tertiary Scholarship
Open to: Indigenous students in any undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000 full time, $2,500 part time.
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Walter & Eliza Hall Trust Opportunity Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate students with a physical disability.
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 February 2022
Closing date: 15 March 2022

Townsville Bulletin Scholarship in Journalism
Open to: Bachelor of Arts
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

William Thomas Williams Honours Bursary
Open to: Honours
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

William Thomas Williams Postgraduate Scholarship
Open to: Full time PhD, or Masters
Value: $20,000 for up to 2 years
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Bursary
Open to: Bursaries to be awarded to students who undertook a minimum of 100 hours of Work Integrated Learning (WIL) or placement in 2021.
Value: $500
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Scholarship
Open to: Students enrolled in a confirmed placement of a minimum of 1 week or 36 hours in length, arranged within the 2021 academic year
Value: Up to $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Yvonne Thomas Bursary
Open to: Female undergraduate students aged 25 and over (at time of closing date)
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

College of Business, Law and Governance

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

Austax Accounting Scholarship
Open to: Bachelor of Commerce Accounting Major, or Bachelor of Business/Bachelor of Laws - Accounting Major
Value: $4,000

Australian Banana Growers' Council Mort Johnston Scholarship
Open to: Students studying an undergraduate or honours degree at JCU with links to the banana industry.
Value: $5,000 full time, $2,500 part time.
Opening date: 1 March 2022
Closing date: 30 April 2022

Australian South Sea Islander Community Foundation Scholarship
Open to: Australian South Sea Islanders studying an undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 28 February 2022

Burralga Yumba Bursary
Open to: Enrolled full time, Townsville Campus
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

Commonwealth Scholarships
Open to: Indigenous, Undergraduate, full time
Value: $1,000

Cullinane Law Scholarship
Open to: Students studying Bachelor of Laws
Value: $6,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

David Hastings Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate with a physical disability or other impairment
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Dr Peter Crossman Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate first year
Value: $7,420
Opening date: 1 August 2021
Closing date: 6 January 2022

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
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

Hugh Alexander Grierson Trust Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders studying full time with preference given to veterinary science or scientific research.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Indigenous Education Costs Scholarship
Open to: Full time Indigenous students.
Value: $5,000

International Scholarships
Open to: International Students

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.

JCU Deans' Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate first year (school leaver), High academic achiever, domestic student
Value: $10,000

JCU Elite Athlete Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, domestic, elite athlete
Value: up to $30,000
Opening date: 31 August 2021
Closing date: 30 November 2021


John Grey Hall of Residence Scholarship
Open to: Enrolled full time, Cairns Campus
Value: $3,580

My Fortress Financial Planning Scholarship
Open to: Bachelor of Business / Bachelor of Commerce with an intent for a career in financial advising
Value: $4,000

Pat and Bill Mahoney Scholarship
Open to: Commencing students in first Undergraduate program
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

QCoal Foundation Scholarship
Open to: First year students with preference given to Geology or Science (excludes Marine Biology)
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

Ross Spark and John Breinl Memorial Grants Program
Open to: Indigenous students planning to participate in a conference or other similar professional development activity relating to public health.
Value: Up to $1,000.
Opening date: 24 March 2022
Closing date: 21 April 2022

The George Alexander Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, commencing from rural or regional location
Value: $8,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Mary MacKillop Today First Nations Tertiary Scholarship
Open to: Indigenous students in any undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000 full time, $2,500 part time.
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Walter & Eliza Hall Trust Opportunity Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate students with a physical disability.
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 February 2022
Closing date: 15 March 2022

Walker Bursary
Open to: Students who have completed 24 credit points in an undergraduate course
Value: $2,000
Opening date: 1 October 2020
Closing date: 31 January 2021

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Bursary
Open to: Bursaries to be awarded to students who undertook a minimum of 100 hours of Work Integrated Learning (WIL) or placement in 2021.
Value: $500
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Scholarship
Open to: Students enrolled in a confirmed placement of a minimum of 1 week or 36 hours in length, arranged within the 2021 academic year
Value: Up to $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Yvonne Thomas Bursary
Open to: Female undergraduate students aged 25 and over (at time of closing date)
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

College of Healthcare Sciences

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

Australian South Sea Islander Community Foundation Scholarship
Open to: Australian South Sea Islanders studying an undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 28 February 2022

Burralga Yumba Bursary
Open to: Enrolled full time, Townsville Campus
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

Central Highlands District Health Council Bursary
Open to: First year students studying any undergraduate human health sciences course
Value: $2,195
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Commonwealth Scholarships
Open to: Indigenous, Undergraduate, full time
Value: $1,000

David Hastings Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate with a physical disability or other impairment
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Dr Peter Crossman Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate first year
Value: $7,420
Opening date: 1 August 2021
Closing date: 6 January 2022

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
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

Greg Garrick Rural Nursing Bursary
Open to: 2nd Year Bachelor of Nursing Science, Bachelor of Nursing and Midwifery,
Value: $1,500

Hugh Alexander Grierson Trust Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders studying full time with preference given to veterinary science or scientific research.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Indigenous Education Costs Scholarship
Open to: Full time Indigenous students.
Value: $5,000

Indigenous STEM Scholarship
Open to: Commencing Indigenous students enrolled in a STEM course.
Value: $5,000

International Scholarships
Open to: International Students

J K O'Brien Scholarship for Health Sciences
Open to: Undergraduate 1st year, full time, Human Health
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 24 March 2022

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.

JCU Elite Athlete Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, domestic, elite athlete
Value: up to $30,000
Opening date: 31 August 2021
Closing date: 30 November 2021


John and Janice King Bursary
Open to: Papua New Guinean citizens enrolled full time in a course offered by the Division of Tropical Health & Medicine
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 November 2021
Closing date: 24 March 2022

John Grey Hall of Residence Scholarship
Open to: Enrolled full time, Cairns Campus
Value: $3,580

Pat and Bill Mahoney Scholarship
Open to: Commencing students in first Undergraduate program
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

QCoal Foundation Scholarship
Open to: First year students with preference given to Geology or Science (excludes Marine Biology)
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

Strive Occupational Rehabilitation Scholarship
Open to: Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 11 October 2021
Closing date: 12 March 2022

The George Alexander Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, commencing from rural or regional location
Value: $8,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Mary MacKillop Today First Nations Tertiary Scholarship
Open to: Indigenous students in any undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000 full time, $2,500 part time.
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Walter & Eliza Hall Trust Opportunity Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate students with a physical disability.
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 February 2022
Closing date: 15 March 2022

The Wood Scholarship
Open to: Indigenous students studying within the Division of Tropical Health and Medicine.
Value: Up to $25,000

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 2022
Closing date: 31 July 2022

Townsville Hospital & Health Service Scholarship
Open to: Indigenous, 1st, 2nd, 3rd or 4th year Nursing Science or Nursing-Midwifery
Value: $6,000

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Bursary
Open to: Bursaries to be awarded to students who undertook a minimum of 100 hours of Work Integrated Learning (WIL) or placement in 2021.
Value: $500
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Scholarship
Open to: Students enrolled in a confirmed placement of a minimum of 1 week or 36 hours in length, arranged within the 2021 academic year
Value: Up to $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Yvonne Thomas Bursary
Open to: Female undergraduate students aged 25 and over (at time of closing date)
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

College of Medicine and Dentistry

Amuthan Medical Research Bursary
Open to: Students currently enrolled full-time in the Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 March 2022
Closing date: 22 May 2022

Amuthan Memorial Indigenous Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, full time
Value: $5,000 per year
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

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

Australian Orthopaedic Association Joint University Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, MBBS, enrolled in the following year
Value: $4,000

Australian South Sea Islander Community Foundation Scholarship
Open to: Australian South Sea Islanders studying an undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 28 February 2022

Burralga Yumba Bursary
Open to: Enrolled full time, Townsville Campus
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

Central Highlands District Health Council Bursary
Open to: First year students studying any undergraduate human health sciences course
Value: $2,195
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Commonwealth Scholarships
Open to: Indigenous, Undergraduate, full time
Value: $1,000

David Hastings Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate with a physical disability or other impairment
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Dr Peter Crossman Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate first year
Value: $7,420
Opening date: 1 August 2021
Closing date: 6 January 2022

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
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

Hugh Alexander Grierson Trust Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders studying full time with preference given to veterinary science or scientific research.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Indigenous Education Costs Scholarship
Open to: Full time Indigenous students.
Value: $5,000

Indigenous STEM Scholarship
Open to: Commencing Indigenous students enrolled in a STEM course.
Value: $5,000

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.

JCU Elite Athlete Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, domestic, elite athlete
Value: up to $30,000
Opening date: 31 August 2021
Closing date: 30 November 2021


John and Janice King Bursary
Open to: Papua New Guinean citizens enrolled full time in a course offered by the Division of Tropical Health & Medicine
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 November 2021
Closing date: 24 March 2022

John Grey Hall of Residence Scholarship
Open to: Enrolled full time, Cairns Campus
Value: $3,580

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: 25 February 2022
Closing date: 26 July 2022

Maggie Grant-Wronski Memorial Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate 2nd year MBBS
Value: $2,500
Opening date: 1 May 2022
Closing date: 10 September 2022

Mick McLoughlin Memorial Bursary
Open to: Fifth year Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery students who intend to undertake the year 6 elective in an 'underserved' area of Australia.
Value: $2,500
Opening date: 1 May 2022
Closing date: 17 August 2022

Pat and Bill Mahoney Scholarship
Open to: Commencing students in first Undergraduate program
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

QCoal Foundation Scholarship
Open to: First year students with preference given to Geology or Science (excludes Marine Biology)
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

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

Richard Hays Foundation Dean of Medicine 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 2021
Closing date: 31 March 2022

Romina Fujii Torres Strait Health Development Scholarship
Open to: Students enrolled or will be enrolled in Graduate Certificate of Graduate Diploma of Research Methods (Tropical Health and Medicine) at JCU
Value: $10,000

Ross Spark and John Breinl Memorial Grants Program
Open to: Indigenous students planning to participate in a conference or other similar professional development activity relating to public health.
Value: Up to $1,000.
Opening date: 24 March 2022
Closing date: 21 April 2022

The George Alexander Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, commencing from rural or regional location
Value: $8,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Mary MacKillop Today First Nations Tertiary Scholarship
Open to: Indigenous students in any undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000 full time, $2,500 part time.
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Walter & Eliza Hall Trust Opportunity Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate students with a physical disability.
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 February 2022
Closing date: 15 March 2022

The Wood Scholarship
Open to: Indigenous students studying within the Division of Tropical Health and Medicine.
Value: Up to $25,000

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Bursary
Open to: Bursaries to be awarded to students who undertook a minimum of 100 hours of Work Integrated Learning (WIL) or placement in 2021.
Value: $500
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Scholarship
Open to: Students enrolled in a confirmed placement of a minimum of 1 week or 36 hours in length, arranged within the 2021 academic year
Value: Up to $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Yvonne Thomas Bursary
Open to: Female undergraduate students aged 25 and over (at time of closing date)
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences

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

Australian South Sea Islander Community Foundation Scholarship
Open to: Australian South Sea Islanders studying an undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 28 February 2022

Burralga Yumba Bursary
Open to: Enrolled full time, Townsville Campus
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

Central Highlands District Health Council Bursary
Open to: First year students studying any undergraduate human health sciences course
Value: $2,195
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Commonwealth Scholarships
Open to: Indigenous, Undergraduate, full time
Value: $1,000

David Hastings Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate with a physical disability or other impairment
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Dr Peter Crossman Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate first year
Value: $7,420
Opening date: 1 August 2021
Closing date: 6 January 2022

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
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

Hugh Alexander Grierson Trust Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders studying full time with preference given to veterinary science or scientific research.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Indigenous Education Costs Scholarship
Open to: Full time Indigenous students.
Value: $5,000

Indigenous STEM Scholarship
Open to: Commencing Indigenous students enrolled in a STEM course.
Value: $5,000

International Scholarships
Open to: International Students

J K O'Brien Scholarship for Health Sciences
Open to: Undergraduate 1st year, full time, Human Health
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 24 March 2022

James Burnell Molecular and Cell Biology Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, Final year
Value: $7,950

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.

JCU Elite Athlete Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, domestic, elite athlete
Value: up to $30,000
Opening date: 31 August 2021
Closing date: 30 November 2021


John and Janice King Bursary
Open to: Papua New Guinean citizens enrolled full time in a course offered by the Division of Tropical Health & Medicine
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 November 2021
Closing date: 24 March 2022

John Grey Hall of Residence Scholarship
Open to: Enrolled full time, Cairns Campus
Value: $3,580

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

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 2021
Closing date: 30 November 2021

Pat and Bill Mahoney Scholarship
Open to: Commencing students in first Undergraduate program
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

QCoal Foundation Scholarship
Open to: First year students with preference given to Geology or Science (excludes Marine Biology)
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

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

Stabler Howlett Placement Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate, 5th Year, Bachelor of Veterinary Science
Value: $1,500

The George Alexander Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, commencing from rural or regional location
Value: $8,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Mary MacKillop Today First Nations Tertiary Scholarship
Open to: Indigenous students in any undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000 full time, $2,500 part time.
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Roobiny Rural Placement Bursary
Open to: Fourth or final Year Veterinary Science
Value: $2,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

The Tableland Veterinary Service Grants Program
Open to: Undergraduate, full time
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 26 July 2022
Closing date: 1 September 2022

The Walter & Eliza Hall Trust Opportunity Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate students with a physical disability.
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 February 2022
Closing date: 15 March 2022

The Wood Scholarship
Open to: Indigenous students studying within the Division of Tropical Health and Medicine.
Value: Up to $25,000

Tom and Dorothy Cook Scholarships in Tropical Health
Open to: Higher Degree Research -PhD, Masters by Research
Value: $30,000 per year plus $5,000 project expenses

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Bursary
Open to: Bursaries to be awarded to students who undertook a minimum of 100 hours of Work Integrated Learning (WIL) or placement in 2021.
Value: $500
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Scholarship
Open to: Students enrolled in a confirmed placement of a minimum of 1 week or 36 hours in length, arranged within the 2021 academic year
Value: Up to $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Yvonne Thomas Bursary
Open to: Female undergraduate students aged 25 and over (at time of closing date)
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

College of Science and Engineering

AECOM's Dr Jonathan Harris Undergraduate Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, full time
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 25 July 2022
Closing date: 22 August 2022

Amuthan Memorial Indigenous Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, full time
Value: $5,000 per year
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

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

Australian Banana Growers' Council Mort Johnston Scholarship
Open to: Students studying an undergraduate or honours degree at JCU with links to the banana industry.
Value: $5,000 full time, $2,500 part time.
Opening date: 1 March 2022
Closing date: 30 April 2022

Australian Lions Stinger Research Grant
Open to: Students conducting research related to stinging jellyfish.
Value: $7,000

Australian South Sea Islander Community Foundation Scholarship
Open to: Australian South Sea Islanders studying an undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 28 February 2022

Burralga Yumba Bursary
Open to: Enrolled full time, Townsville Campus
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

Commonwealth Scholarships
Open to: Indigenous, Undergraduate, full time
Value: $1,000

David Hastings Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate with a physical disability or other impairment
Value: $1,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Dr Peter Crossman Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate first year
Value: $7,420
Opening date: 1 August 2021
Closing date: 6 January 2022

EGRU Honours Scholarship
Open to: Honours (Economic Geology)
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 15 December 2021

ER Walker Bequest Bursary
Open to: Honours or postgraduate students undertaking research on stinging jellyfish (Class Cubozoa)
Value: $2,500
Opening date: 1 June 2022
Closing date: 15 August 2022

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

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
Opening date: 25 November 2021
Closing date: 22 February 2022

Hall Contracting Science and Engineering Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, full time
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 March 2022
Closing date: 5 April 2022

Hugh Alexander Grierson Trust Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate Australian Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders studying full time with preference given to veterinary science or scientific research.
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022

Hunter Research Project Support Grant
Open to: Students conducting research on the Great Barrier Reef and/or the environmental impacts of climate change.
Value: $5,000 - $8,000

Indigenous Education Costs Scholarship
Open to: Full time Indigenous students.
Value: $5,000

Indigenous STEM Scholarship
Open to: Commencing Indigenous students enrolled in a STEM course.
Value: $5,000

International Scholarships
Open to: International Students

James Burnell Molecular and Cell Biology Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, Final year
Value: $7,950

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.

JCU Deans' Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate first year (school leaver), High academic achiever, domestic student
Value: $10,000

JCU Elite Athlete Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, domestic, elite athlete
Value: up to $30,000
Opening date: 31 August 2021
Closing date: 30 November 2021


John Grey Hall of Residence Scholarship
Open to: Enrolled full time, Cairns Campus
Value: $3,580

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

North Queensland Bulk Ports Marine Science Scholarship
Open to: Bachelor of Science (Marine Science)
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

NQBP-TropWATER Internship Bursary
Open to: Undergraduate, Honours or Post-Graduate Students
Value: $2,000 + 4-week industry-research placement

Optus Digital Innovation Scholarships
Open to: Commencing students studying I.O.T. Engineering, Data Science
Value: $5,000

Pat and Bill Mahoney Scholarship
Open to: Commencing students in first Undergraduate program
Value: $5,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

QCoal Foundation Scholarship
Open to: First year students with preference given to Geology or Science (excludes Marine Biology)
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

Rockfield's Dr Jeff Loughran Scholarship
Open to: Bachelor of Engineering
Value: $2,500

The George Alexander Foundation Undergraduate Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate, commencing from rural or regional location
Value: $8,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Mary MacKillop Today First Nations Tertiary Scholarship
Open to: Indigenous students in any undergraduate degree
Value: $5,000 full time, $2,500 part time.
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 16 January 2022

The Walter & Eliza Hall Trust Opportunity Scholarship
Open to: Undergraduate students with a physical disability.
Value: $10,000
Opening date: 1 February 2022
Closing date: 15 March 2022

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Bursary
Open to: Bursaries to be awarded to students who undertook a minimum of 100 hours of Work Integrated Learning (WIL) or placement in 2021.
Value: $500
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Work Integrated Learning (WIL)/Placement Scholarship
Open to: Students enrolled in a confirmed placement of a minimum of 1 week or 36 hours in length, arranged within the 2021 academic year
Value: Up to $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 October 2021

Yvonne Thomas Bursary
Open to: Female undergraduate students aged 25 and over (at time of closing date)
Value: $3,000
Opening date: 1 October 2021
Closing date: 31 January 2022