UQ International is offering Study Abroad scholarships for high achieving German students seeking admission into the Study Abroad program at The University of Queensland. UQ has established strong connections with Germany and values the contributions German students make to the UQ student body.


To be eligible for a UQ International Study Abroad German Scholarship for High Achievers, you must:

  • Be a German citizen residing in Germany
  • Have an unconditional or a conditional offer (with all conditions met by the scholarship relevant closing date)
  • Be a high achieving academic student
  • Have completed your most recent studies at an approved German institution
  • Not have already commenced your studies at UQ, even if you seek a change of program
  • Not simultaneously hold another scholarship
  • Commence study in the semester indicated in the UQ offer letter

The scholarship does not include stipend or OSHC.  Funds will be allocated in the form of a tuition fee deduction

About the award

Selection criteria

Following the closing date, UQ will select winners based on a competitive, merit-based process, based on:

  • Candidates’ academic performance as demonstrated by their academic results - Grade Point Averages (GPA)
  • Candidates’ one page supporting statement indicating how the UQ program of choice will create change and benefit their career

Incomplete applications or applications which are found to be inaccurate, false or misleading will not be considered.

Wherever possible, UQ will notify applicants within three weeks of the scholarship closing date of the result of their applications.

How to apply

Lodge an official UQ undergraduate or postgraduate coursework application form for international students for entry into one of the eligible scholarship programs either directly to UQ or through an official UQ agent.

Receive a UQ Student ID Number and an unconditional offer (or a conditional offer providing that all conditions are met by the scholarship closing date).

Complete and submit the application form using the application form link.


Please note the application closing dates for each semester.

To study in Semester 1, 2018 applications close 1 December, 2017

To study in Semester 2, 2018 applications close 15 May, 2018

Before you apply:

You are encouraged to read the definitive rules for this scholarship prior to application, in particular any specific eligibility conditions and check the FAQs if you have any questions.

UQI Germany SA Scholarship for High Achievers Rules.docx
UQI004 - UQ Scholarship Flyer Germany WEB.PDF
Download application form: 
UQI004 - UQ Scholarship Application Form WEB.pdf

Opening date: 
Monday, July 17, 2017 - 10:00
Closing date: 
Tuesday, May 15, 2018 - 10:00