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Faculty of Education International Student Scholarship

Future student scholarship
A scholarship for international students starting a Master of Education.

Scholarship details

Study levels


Student type

Future students

Study area




Application dates

Applications open
18 December 2017
Applications close
16 February 2018

What you'll 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.


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.

How to apply

You must:

  • complete the application form (DOCX file, 29.93 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 Friday 16 February 2018.

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 Friday 23 February 2018.

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.

About the scholarship

This scholarship is sponsored by the QUT Faculty of Education.

Contact us

3138 0480
Int. phone
+61 7 3138 0480
Postal address
Faculty of Education - Office of International and Engagement
GPO Box 2434
Brisbane QLD 4001

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