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Equity Work Integrated Learning (WIL) Bursaries

Current student scholarship
If you're completing a work integrated learning (WIL) placement and experiencing financial hardship, you may be eligible for a bursary of up to $750.

Scholarship details

Study levels

Undergraduate, Postgraduate and Research

Student type

Current students

Study area

All study areas

Eligibility criteria

Struggling financially


Australian or New Zealand and International

What you'll receive

You'll receive a:

  • bursary of up to $750, based on your demonstrated need.


You must be:

  • currently enrolled as a student
  • experiencing financial difficulty
  • undertaking a work integrated learning (WIL) placement.

You can't apply for this bursary if you're a:

  • single-unit study student
  • cross-institutional student
  • QUT International College (QUTIC) student.

Who can't apply

You can't apply if you're a:

  • single-unit study student - studying an individual unit at QUT, but not enrolled in a QUT course
  • cross-institutional student - enrolled in a course at another university, but studying specific units at QUT and receiving credit towards your course at the other university
  • QUT International College (QUTIC) student - studying one of the pathway programs offered by our international college, including foundation courses, university diplomas and English language courses

How to apply

Domestic students

You'll need to make an appointment with Student Counselling (QUT student and staff access only). They will assess your financial situation and determine your eligibility for a WIL bursary.

International students

You'll need to contact International Student Services. They will assess your financial situation and determine your eligibility for a WIL bursary.

At your appointment

All appointments are confidential and free.

You will need to provide some documentation so we can assess your eligibility for a WIL bursary. We will discuss this with you at your appointment. Most documents can be accessed using a smart device or computer.

What happens next?

Before we approve the bursary, we'll check your enrolment status to make sure that you're still enrolled and eligible. We'll email you to let you know what to do next.

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