Consider applying for a scholarship when you apply for entry to a program.  Most scholarships are annual and will open for applications toward the end of the year and close by the start of first semester. Some scholarships are offered on a semester basis (twice yearly).

All coursework students

For an incentive to do your best at your coursework, view 'prizes' to see what you can earn from achieving top results in particular courses.

International students already in Australia

If you are an international student already living in Australia, you may be eligible for a tuition fee scholarship.

Scholarships for undergraduate law students

ScholarshipNationalityEligibility

Closing Date

McCullough Robertson Endowed Scholarship for Law StudentsDomesticStudents enrolling full-time in 2022 experiencing social, physical or economic challenges.Closed
Endowed Dr J & Dr M Fulcher Scholarship in LawDomesticStudents enrolling full-time in 2022 experiencing demonstrated financial challenges.Closed
The J.M. Donnelly ScholarshipDomesticFull-time female, Samoan student.  This scholarship is administered by the Faculty of Business, Economics and Law.Closed
Law Scholarships for International Students - UndergraduateInternationalHigh achieving students commencing study in LLB (Hons) or duals in Semester 2, 2022.Closed
Leadership, Excellence and Diversity (LEAD)DomesticFull-time students commencing in 2022 with demonstrated educational, social &/or financial challenges, or are from a rural and regional area.12 November 

The Honourable John Muir QC Scholarship

DomesticStudents enrolling full-time in 2022 experiencing demonstrated financial challenges.Closed
UQ Summer & Winter Research ScholarshipsInternational or DomesticCurrent UQ coursework students.

Closed

The UQLA Endowment Fund ScholarshipDomesticFull-time students enrolled in 2022 experiencing financial hardship.Closed
The Bar Association of Queensland Scholarship DomesticFull-time students enrolled in 2022 experiencing financial hardship.Closed
TC Beirne School of Law Scholarship (LLB (Hons))DomesticStudents enrolling full-time in 2022 experiencing demonstrated financial challenges.Closed
India Global LeadersInternationalHigh achieving new students from IndiaTwice yearly
Hong Kong Global LeadersInternationalHigh achieving new students from Hong KongTwice yearly
Japan Global LeadersInternational High achieving new students from JapanTwice yearly
Latin America Global LeadersInternationalHigh achieving new students from Latin AmericaTwice yearly
Vietnam Global LeadersInternationalHigh achieving new students from VietnamTwice yearly

 

 

All scholarships

Search across all scholarships available to new and current UQ undergraduate students:

Visit the UQ scholarships website 

Scholarships for postgraduate law students

ScholarshipNationalityEligibilityClosing date
Law Scholarships for International Students - Postgraduate courseworkInternationalHigh achieving students commencing study in LLM, MIL or MICLaw (or duals) in Semester 2, 2022.Closed
Richard Cooper ScholarshipDomesticDomestic students enrolling full-time in 2022 in the Master of Laws (LLM) or a Higher Degree by Research.Closed
Europe Global LeadersInternationalHigh achieving new students from EuropeTwice yearly
India Global LeadersInternationalHigh achieving new students from IndiaTwice yearly
Hong Kong Global LeadersInternationalHigh achieving new students from Hong KongTwice yearly
Japan Global LeadersInternational High achieving new students from JapanTwice yearly
Latin America Global LeadersInternational High achieving new students from Latin AmericaTwice yearly

Taiwan Global Leaders

InternationalHigh achieving new students from TaiwanTwice yearly
Vietnam Global LeadersInternationalHigh achieving new students from VietnamTwice yearly

All scholarships

Search across all scholarships available to new and current UQ postgraduate students

Visit the UQ scholarships website

Research grant

The Owen Fletcher Research Fund provides a grant for $1000 for the best publication or conference paper by a research postgraduate student published in a refereed academic journal or presented at a conference. The award will be made by the Law School’s Research Higher Degrees Committee on the recommendation of a judge or panel of judges appointed by the Committee for that purpose.  

Prizes and Awards for law students

Most prizes are automatically awarded to students on the basis of the greatest proficiency in a particular course or courses, students are not required to submit an application.   However, the prizes displaying below are not automatically awarded and students are required to submit an application.

PrizeNationalityEligibilityClosing date
Pro Bono Publico AwardAllStudents that are graduating in the academic year 2021 for the award ceremony (2022) and who have participated in at least one Pro Bono activity.28 November 
UQLS Medal for Outstanding AchievementAllStudents that are graduating in the academic year 2021 in either Semesters 1 or 2.3 December

Prizes

View all prizes for law students.

All law prizes (PDF, 148.2 KB)