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Su Mon Wong Scholarship for Excellence in Marketing

Current student scholarship
A scholarship for a current undergraduate and postgraduate coursework students majoring in marketing.

Scholarship details

Study levels

Undergraduate and Postgraduate

Student type

Current students

Study area

Business

Eligibility criteria

Academic performance

Citizenship

Australian or New Zealand and International

Application dates

Applications open
22 October 2018
Applications close
19 November 2018

What you'll receive

You'll receive:

  • $10,000 to cover the cost of educational expenses in your final year of study.

You will also have the opportunity of being mentored by an industry professional throughout the remainder of your study program.

We will pay your scholarship as a direct payment to your personal bank account, with:

  • half of the payment in Semester 1, after census date, for successful entry into the program
  • half of the payment in Semester 2, if you satisfy the conditions of award.

Eligibility

You must be studying a marketing major in one of:

  • a Bachelor of Business (BS05 or BS08)
  • a Master of Business (BS11, BS16 or BS17)
  • a double degree in business.

Integrated marketing communication (IMC) majors are not eligible to apply.

Undergraduate students

You must:

  • be currently enrolled full-time in a Bachelor of Business (single or double) degree
  • be studying marketing as your primary major
  • have one year of full-time study remaining in your degree at the start of 2019 (BS08 students might have 2 years remaining)
  • demonstrate academic merit with a course grade point average (GPA) of 5.5 or higher.

Masters students

You must:

  • be currently enrolled full-time in a Master of Business in the QUT Business School
  • be studying marketing as your primary major
  • have one year of full-time study remaining at the start of 2019
  • demonstrate academic merit with a course grade point average (GPA) of 5.5 or higher

How to apply

  1. Download and complete the application pack:
  2. Email your written application by the due date to the Business School Scholarships Coordinator. Make the subject 'Su Mon Wong Scholarship for Excellence in Marketing'.

What happens next?

Our panel will assess applications based on:

  • academic merit
  • your desire to build a career in marketing and aspiration to being a leader in business and the community
  • evidence of applied understanding of marketing concepts, theory and practice
  • evidence of personal and professional achievements and qualities
  • leadership qualities and potential
  • aptitude and passion for marketing and business
  • a willingness to mentor QUT marketing students after you have completed your degree and gained real world experience in your career.

Applicants must be available to complete a second stage of selection immediately after written applications close. A link to a video assessment will be sent to your QUT student email account no later than 12pm on 20 November, 2018. The link will close at 11.59pm on 21 November 2018.

Shortlisting will be based on your written application and short video assessment.

If you are shortlisted we'll invite you to attend an interview with the selection panel, scheduled for the afternoon of Monday 3rd December, 2018.

Whether you're successful or not, we'll advise you in writing of the outcome of your application.

Conditions

Read the terms and conditions (PDF file, 182.8 KB) for this scholarship.

About the scholarship

The Su Mon Wong Scholarship for Excellence in Marketing is named in honour of long-term former QUT marketing lecturer, Su Mon Wong, who served the Faculty of Business, students and alumni for 34 years before retiring at the end of 2009.

The Su Mon Wong Scholarship Program has been established to award an annual Su Mon Wong Scholarship to an outstanding marketing student in their final year of study. Each scholarship recipient will demonstrate the values embodied by Su Mon Wong throughout his QUT career: leadership, innovation and a commitment to excellence in marketing and business practice.

This scholarship is proudly supported by philanthropic donors to the Su Mon Wong Endowment, the QUT Business School and QUT.

Contact us

QUT Business School Scholarships Coordinator

Phone
3138 4632
Int. phone
+61 7 3138 4632
Email
bus.scholarships@qut.edu.au
Postal address
Business Scholarships, QUT Business School
GPO Box 2434
Brisbane QLD 4001

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