Faculty of Education International Student Scholarship

Available for

You have to be applying for a QUT course to apply for this scholarship.

Student type:
  • Future international postgraduate students
Study type:
  • Postgraduate coursework
  • Education
Eligible courses:
  • EU70

Application dates

Open date: 9 July 2017

Closing date: 23 July 2017

Eligibility details

You can apply for this scholarship if you're an international student and you:

  • have received an offer to study a Master of Education (EU70) (majoring in early years, inclusive education, general studies, leadership and management, or TESOL)
  • are commencing your studies in the upcoming semester.

You can't apply if you're:

  • enrolled in a research degree
  • sponsored by an Australian or overseas organisation
  • already receiving a scholarship provided by QUT or another organisation.

What you receive

You'll receive:

  • a scholarship worth $5,000 to put towards your studies in your commencing semester.

We award one scholarship to students starting in Semester 1, and one scholarship to students starting in Semester 2.

How to apply

You must:

  • complete the application form (DOCX file, 32.77 KB)
  • provide transcripts for previous academic studies, translated into English and certified
  • write a one-page outline in English addressing:
    • the reasons for your choice of degree
    • your academic performance and achievement to date
    • why and how the scholarship will help you achieve your education and career goals
    • how you intend to contribute to the field of education in your chosen area
    • any other considerations that would make you a worthy recipient of the scholarship.

Email these documents to the Faculty of Education Development Office on or before the application deadline.

Applications close at 5pm on Sunday 23 July 2017.

What happens next

A team within the faculty will assess your application. We award scholarships based on:

  • academic merit
  • evaluation of your one-page outline.

We'll email you to notify you of the outcome by 28 July 2017.

If you're successful, we'll also send you instructions on how to claim your scholarship.


Successful applicants need to be enrolled in their course prior to accepting their scholarship. You may be asked to be involved in some Faculty of Education promotional activities like blogging, a photo shoot, and presenting about your course experience.


This scholarship is sponsored by the QUT Faculty of Education.


Faculty of Education - Office of International and Engagement

  • Level 3, B Block
    Victoria Park Road
    Kelvin Grove QLD 4059
  • Postal address:
    Faculty of Education - Office of International and Engagement
    GPO Box 2434
    Brisbane QLD 4001