Number of scholarships to award
- tuition fee reduction
- living expenses
- travel expenses
The UQ-India Equity Postgraduate Coursework Scholarships (UQ India Asha Scholarship) was developed in partnership with Asha, a not for profit organisation whose mission is to work with urban poor to bring about long term and sustainable transformation to their quality of life regardless of background, caste, or religious beliefs. UQ's partnership with Asha has enabled young people in the slums of Delhi to access higher education.
Scholarship value: Full tuition fees, living stipend, up to $2,400 towards flights, campus allowance, health cover
You will be assessed on the following criteria:
- ability to undertake the chosen course of study
- ability to adapt to international study and living
- demonstrated commitment to “pay it forward” or “give back” to his/her community including by telling his/her story and inspiring other students.
Study experience required
Asha will undertake interviews, shortlisting and student selection, putting forward one to three pre-qualified candidates for each scholarship opportunity. Apply to UQ and express your interest to Asha for the scholarship.