This emergency bursary provides financial help to students experiencing unexpected financial hardship.

Eligibility

You must be:

  • currently enrolled as a student
  • from a low-income background
  • experiencing difficulty due to an unexpected financial situation.

You can't apply for this bursary if you're a:

  • single-unit study student
  • cross-institutional student
  • QUT International College student.

Study type:

  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate coursework
  • Postgraduate research

Faculty/area:

  • Business
  • Creative Industries
  • Education
  • Health
  • Law
  • Science and Engineering

Who can't apply

You can't apply if you're a:

What you receive

You'll receive:

  • a bursary of up to $750, based on your demonstrated need.

How to apply

Australian and New Zealander students

  • You'll need to make an appointment with Student Counselling. They will assess your financial situation and determine your eligibility for an emergency bursary.
  • All appointments are confidential and free.

International students

  • You'll need to contact International Student Services. They will assess your financial situation and determine your eligibility for an emergency bursary.
  • All appointments are confidential and free.
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