2022 Bursary Program

2022 Bursary Program

Established in 1905, the National Council of Women of Queensland Inc. (NCWQ) continues to represent the voice of thousands of women through its affiliated organisations and individual membership.

The bursary program, since its commencement in 2009, indicates the strong commitment of NCWQ to equality of opportunity for all women, especially in offering assistance to Queensland female students as they pursue their chosen pathway of study.

The 2022 program, through NCWQ and its sponsors, offers a range of bursaries, to assist Queensland women with their educational expenses. Most bursaries are valued between $1,000 to $1,500 each.

General Criteria

Each bursary has its own criteria. To find out more about the specific criteria, please see the Available Bursaries listed below.

  • A Female Student studying full-time
  • A resident of Queensland or identify as a Queenslander
  • An Australian citizen or a Permanent Resident of Australia
  • Plus, Bursary specific

Applications are submitted online

  1. Review the Available Bursaries below to determine what Bursary you would like to apply for. Please note: You may apply for more than one bursary if you meet the relevant criteria.
  2. Determine your eligibility. Click on the selected Bursary to review the criteria, then follow the the link to complete you eligibility test.
  3. Have your Selection Criteria information ready. Gather all your supporting information and documentation.
  4. Complete the Online Application. All applications are to be submitted online by Monday 23 May 2022, however if this is not possible, please contact us directly.

FAQs

NCWQ Bursaries are awarded to the successful Queensland female student applicants for one of the range of bursaries on offer each year.

The Bursary program, through NCWQ and its sponsors, offers a range of bursaries, to assist Queensland women with their educational expenses. Most bursaries are valued between $1,000 to $1,500 each.

The Bursary Listing details the specific criteria for each bursary on offer.

Since the Bursary Program commenced in 2009, over 230 bursaries have been offered.

The timeline for the 2021 Bursary Program is:

  • Monday 4 April 2022 – Applications open.

  • Monday 23 May 2022 – Applications close. Applications submitted or post-marked after that date will not be considered

  • Monday 11 July 2022 – All applicants will be advised of the selection panel’s decision after 11 July 2022. Please note that no correspondence will be entered into for feedback to unsuccessful applicants.

  • The Bursary Presentation will be held in Brisbane 27th August 2022 (TBC). Arrangements to be confirmed, in accordance with relevant Coronavirus restrictions. See here for updates

Applications will open Monday 4 April 2022

Each bursary has its own criteria. To find out more about the specific criteria, please review the Available Bursaries listed below.

For other enquiries, please contact the Bursary Program Manager, Kathy Cavanagh, on 0407 117 378 or bursaries@ncwq.org.au

We always welcome bursary partners. Please contact our Bursaries Manager, Kathy Cavanagh Ph: 0407 117 378 or Email: bursaries@ncwq.org.au

Sponsors have included:

We understand that it may not be possible to submit your application using our online Bursary Application process. In special circumstances, we do offer a hard copy / printed version of the application for you to submit. Please contact our Bursary Program Manager, Kathy Cavanagh Ph: 0407 117 378 or Email: bursaries@ncwq.org.au to discuss your options.

Available Bursaries (2022)

What Bursaries can I apply for?

To help determine what Bursary you may be eligible for, please use the criteria below to filter the results

Filter by Area of Study
Filter by Age
Filter By Education Status
Filter by Other Criteria

Thank you to our kind Bursary Program Sponsors

Bursary Enquiries

We welcome enquiries from potential bursary partners and bursary applicants. Please contact the NCWQ Bursary Program Manager, Kathy Cavanagh.