May 15, 2012
Three South Burnett school-leavers have earned a Queensland University of Technology Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship, proving they are amongst the top achievers in the State.
Each year QUT offers 70 academic scholarships valued at $25,000 each as well as 35 valued at $6500 to high-achieving school leavers.
Another 10 valued at $25,000 are awarded to high-achieving students who excel in sport.
The 2012 Vice-Chancellor’s Scholarship recipients include Michael Archdall (Bachelor of Business) from Nanango State High School, Jarred Gunn (Bachelor of Design – Architectural Studies) from Kingaroy State High School, and Mikeekly Roberts (Bachelor of Exercise and Movement Science / Bachelor of Education – Secondary), from Nanango State High School.
Applications for the 2013 round of QUT Vice Chancellor’s Scholarships open on August 1 and close on November 16.
Scholarship recipients also become members of the QUT College of Excellence and may be able to do accelerated degrees and become QUT student ambassadors.
To apply, visit www.qut.edu.au and search for “VC scholarships”.