UQ South Pacific Islander Association (SPIA) Scholarship

UQ South Pacific Islander Association (SPIA) Scholarship

Australia 21 Aug 2022
The university of Queensland Australia

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Host Country
21 Aug 2022
Study level
Opportunity type
Opportunity funding
Full funding
Eligible Countries
This opportunity is destined for all countries
Eligible Region
All Regions
Enrolment status: Future UQ student, Current UQ student
Student type: Domestic
Study level: Undergraduate
Study level: All study areas
Scholarship focus: Diversity, Financial hardship
Scholarship value: $5000
Scholarship duration: One year
Number awarded: 1
Applications open: 25 July 2022


You’re eligible if you:

  • are a South Pacific Islander person means a person who is from, or whose heritage is from:
    • Samoa, Tonga, Tuvalu, Aotearoa NZ, Niue, Cook Islands, Tokelau, Tahiti, Fiji, Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea, Rotuma, Vanuatu, Kiribati or Nauru
  • can demonstrate financial hardship (E.g. tax return and/or Centrelink statements)

Selection criteria:

We’ll consider:

  • demonstrated financial hardship, and
  • demonstrated commitment to the South Pacific islander community and involvement, or intention to be involved, in UQ SPIA activities. 

About this scholarship:

The UQ SPIA (South Pacific Islander Association) Scholarship was established in 2021 during UQ’s Giving Day to support Pacific Islander students who are experiencing financial hardship. By easing the financial burden, this scholarship will allow Pacific youth the opportunity to achieve and succeed at UQ.

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