CQU Destination Australia Scholarship

With over $500,000 worth of scholarships available to international students, there has never been a better time to consider studying at one of CQUniversity Australia’s regional Queensland campuses. With close-knit communities, a truly Australian experience with opportunities to explore iconic natural wonders plus a lower cost of living than capital cities, these study locations offer students with much more than a quality education. CQUniversity encourages you to apply to study at any of our regional Queensland campuses and be a recipient of the Destination Australia Scholarships for the full duration of your studies. All students studying at CQUniversity’s regional Queensland campuses will also be eligible for the International Student Scholarship – Regional which provides an additional 20% scholarship for the duration of your studies.
Scholarship Value: Up to $15 000 per year + 20% tuition fee scholarship through the International Student Scholarship – Regional.
Length of Scholarship: Full duration of your studies
Number Available: 16
Opening Date: 09 December 2019
Closing Date: 31 December 2020
  • CL29 Bachelor of Aviation (Commercial Pilot) (Cairns)
  • CC31 Bachelor of Engineering (Honours) (Mackay)
  • CV82 Master of Engineering (Rockhampton North)
  • CL58 Graduate Certificate in Research (Bundaberg, Gladstone, Mackay, Rockhampton North)
  • PhD (Cairns)
Applicants will be assessed on a competitive basis as scholarships are limited as per the selection criteria.
  • Attained an overall grade of at least 75% or equivalent in your most recent studies.
  • The scholarship is not transferable to other campuses.
  • You must remain enrolled at one of the campuses listed above.
  • You must maintain a valid Student Visa for the duration of your scholarship.
  • You must maintain ongoing residency in the regional area where your study is based, for the duration of the scholarship.
  • Submission of a 500 word study statement at the time of application.
International students who are awarded a Destination Australia Scholarship (Doctor of Philosophy) will also be offered an International Excellence Award, which fully extinguishes the candidate's tuition liability for the period of the Offset Scholarship. A separate application for an International Excellence Award is not required. The total scholarship value is approximately $28,092 per annum.