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Graduate School of Business Women in Leadership Excellence Scholarship

Future student scholarship
This scholarship is supported by the UN Women National Committee Australia to encourage diversity, and promote gender equality and women in leadership roles.

Scholarship details

Study levels

Postgraduate

Student type

Future students

Study area

Business

Eligibility criteria

Women

Citizenship

Australian or New Zealand

Application dates

Applications close
31 October 2019

What you'll receive

You'll receive:

  • a full scholarship covering your tuition fees, valued at more than AUD$70,000

Eligibility

You must:

How to apply

Step 1: Apply to study

To be eligible to apply for the scholarship, you must apply for and receive an offer to study the Executive Master of Business Administration (GS50)

Check the course requirements when you apply.

Step 2: Apply for a scholarship

Email your application to the QUT Graduate School of Business by the due date. Your application should include:

  • a letter summarising why you are applying, and showing evidence of your suitability for the scholarship
  • a brief summary of your background, including your:
    • academic background
    • work experience
    • business and community achievements
    • demonstrated support for women in business and leadership roles.
  • a statement about how the EMBA will contribute to your academic, business and personal leadership development
  • a copy of your transcript of academic results
  • a copy of your CV.

Your application (excluding your transcript of academic results and CV) should not be longer than five pages.

What happens next?

We will assess and shortlist applications based on:

  • academic record
  • demonstrated leadership qualities
  • demonstrated contribution to business, the public sector and/or the community
  • commitment to continuous improvement
  • career and/or business development achievements.

If your application is shortlisted you'll need to attend an interview.

We'll contact everyone who applies to let you know whether your application was successful.

About the scholarship

QUT's Women in Leadership Excellence Scholarship is part of the QUT Business School's commitment to support the development of aspiring female leaders whose demonstrated academic, personal and business acumen would be enhanced by postgraduate study.

The scholarship is supported by the UN Women National Committee Australia to encourage diversity, and promote gender equality and women in leadership roles.

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