Scholarship details

Study levels


Student type

Current students

Study area

Engineering and Information technology


Australian or New Zealand

Application dates

Applications open
1 November 2020
Applications close
14 March 2021

What you'll receive

You'll receive a scholarship valued at $8,000. The scholarship will be paid as a stipend of $4,000 per year after the HECS-HELP census date of Semester 1 in 2021 and 2022.

Other benefits may include further personal development opportunities, including work integrated learning (WIL) and paid internships.


You must be entering your second year of full-time study in one of these courses in Semester 1, 2021:

You must have a grade point average (GPA) of 5.0 or greater and be either an:

  • Australian or New Zealand citizen
  • Australian permanent resident
  • Australian permanent humanitarian visa holder.

How to apply

You need to complete and submit the online application form by the close date, Sunday 14 March 2021 11.59pm.

Your application must include a copy of your:

  • academic record from HiQ site
  • resume/curriculum vitae (CV).

What happens next?

Scholarship selection assessment is based on a combination of academic achievement, responses to the selection criteria and, if shortlisted for interview, responses to the interview questions.

A shortlist of up to five applicants will undergo an interview by a panel comprised of relevant academic staff, an International and Engagement staff member and a representative of Agility Applications Pty Ltd.

In the event that the selection committee ranks multiple applicants equally, preference will be given to applicants who have had to move away from their family home to attend university (i.e. are from a regional area outside of Brisbane) and/or who can demonstrate the greatest financial need.

An offer will be made to the successful applicant by the end of April 2021 via phone and email.

The successful scholarship recipient will be required to:

  • meet with Agility Applications representatives
  • provide a letter of thanks to Agility Applications Pty Ltd
  • participate in an online news story about the scholarship.

If your application is unsuccessful, we will notify you via email.


Terms and conditions for Agility Applications Scholarship (PDF file; 710.1 KB)

About the scholarship

Agility Applications is a market-leader in the management and integration of data. Servicing the financial services industry for more than 11 years, the company offers off-the-shelf and bespoke solutions, in addition to consulting and managed technology services.

Headquartered in Fortitude Valley, Agility Applications was established in 2008 when the team created a stand-alone billing application that solved a critical business challenge for their clients. Leveraging their knowledge of the financial sector and its challenges, Agility Applications has grown and developed more than 80 apps and technology solutions which are delivered to over 175 financial services groups across Australia.

The Agility Applications Scholarship has been created to support QUT students who:

  • are studying eligible Technology degrees and can demonstrate a passion for technology through their experience and extracurricular activities;
  • are committed to striving for future success in technology professions;
  • are hard working
  • are team players, helping to ensure organisational outcomes are achieved.

Contact us

Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Science

3138 8822
Int. phone
+61 7 3138 8822
Postal address
QUT Science and Engineering Faculty
GPO Box 2434
Brisbane QLD 4001


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