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CARRS-Q Honours Bursary

Future student scholarship
A bursary for future postgraduate research (honours) students studying road safety.

Scholarship details

Study levels

Honours

Student type

Future students

Study area

Health and community

Eligibility criteria

Academic performance

Citizenship

Australian or New Zealand

What you'll receive

You'll receive $3,000 per annum, paid in fortnightly installments through the QUT Payroll system.

Eligibility

You must:

  • be enrolled in the honours program
  • research in an area that aligns with CARRS-Q's research.

If the number of candidates is greater than the number of bursaries available, the Centre Director may take into account other aspects of undergraduate record and past experience.

How to apply

Applications open before the beginning of Semester 1 each year.

To apply:

1. Apply for an honours degree.

Step-by-step guide to applying for postgraduate coursework courses

2. Complete the CARRS-Q Honours Bursary in Road Safety application form.

3. Include:

  • a copy of your academic transcript (if you're not a QUT graduate)
  • a one-page description of your academic and working life, and your future aspirations.

4. Submit your application to the Education and International Development Officer, CARRS-Q, via mail or email.

What happens next?

A selection panel will assess your applications, and notify you if you're successful.

Your application will be assessed primarily on your GPA, followed by your proposed research topic and interest in the area.

Conditions

To keep your scholarship, you must:

  • complete any required coursework units
  • maintain an appropriate GPA in any coursework
  • dedicate at least 40 hours per week to your study
  • submit a publishable dissertation at the end of your study
  • adhere to the Intellectual Property Agreement of QUT.

You can't:

  • continue any other paid employment that interferes with your study.

About the scholarship

This bursary supports students who are studying an Honours program in the School of Psychology and Counselling. The bursary is funded by the Centre for Accident Research and Road Safety - Queensland (CARRS-Q).

Contact us

Centre for Accident Research and Road Safety QLD (CARRS-Q)

Education and International Development Officer
Phone
3138 4905
Int. phone
+61 7 3138 4905
Email
carrsq@qut.edu.au
Website
https://research.qut.edu.au/carrsq/

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