Scholarship details

Study levels


Student type

Future students

Study area


Eligibility criteria

Indigenous Australian and Academic performance


Australian or New Zealand

Application dates

Applications open
4 October 2021
Applications close
7 November 2021

What you'll receive

You'll receive:

  • a one-year scholarship of $4,000, paid as $2,000 per semester, in March and August.

We are offering four scholarships for students commencing in 2022.


To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • be an Indigenous Australian or Torres Strait Islander and provide Confirmation of Aboriginality to the Oodgeroo Unit at QUT
  • be graduating from Year 12 in 2021
  • have completed high school in Australia and be an Australian citizen
  • show evidence of academic ability in high school or TAFE results
  • be starting university for the first time in Semester 1, 2022
  • demonstrate a commitment to a career in business
  • show leadership qualities.

You must also have applied for through QTAC for a part-time or full-time place in a Bachelor of Business single or double degree, including if you're seeking admission through the Centralised Assessment Selection Program (CASP).

How to apply

Application rounds

This scholarship has two application rounds.

Round 1: For applicants seeking admission through QTAC only.

  • open and close dates are shown above
  • applicants will be notified by 20 November 2021 if they have been successful. An interview is not generally required.

Round 2: For applicants seeking admission through QTAC and QUT's Central Assessment Selection Program.

  • opens on 15 November, 2021
  • closes in line with QUT offers into business programs and CASP timelines.


To apply for the Getting Started Scholarship, you need to complete an application form.

Round 1: Send your completed application to the Business School Scholarships Coordinator by the due date. We won't accept late applications.


Read the terms and conditions for this scholarship.

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