Student Bursaries

The QCWA offers a number of bursaries to assist secondary and tertiary students continue their studies.

“Financially it’s been amazing because I’ve moved twice in the last year. It’s been great to get some stability – which is helping with my studies and taken a lot of stress off my shoulders and my parents’.” Jane Magao (bursary recipient)

The QCWA offers a number of bursaries to assist secondary and tertiary students continue their studies.

RURAL STUDIES:

  • The Ruth Fairfax Memorial Bursary of $2000 is awarded annually to a student under the age of 25 whose permanent home address is in Queensland , who has received an offer for tertiary study, and intends to pursue a course with major rural content. Please click here for more information and for the application form. Applications close on 31 January 2018.

MUSIC & DANCE:

  • The Audrey J Hoskin Music Bursaries, to the value of $1000 each, are awarded each year to students who are dedicated in their pursuit of a musical career (either vocal or instrumental) and who have planned programs of study. Please click here for more information and for the application form. Applications close on 31 January 2018.
  • QCWA Darling Downs Division is offering one bursary annually of $1000 to a public student whose home address is in the area covered by the Darling Downs Division. This student must be a public student enrolled as a dance student at tertiary level. Please click here for more information and for the application form. Applications close 31 January 2018.

ACADEMIC STUDIES:

  • Billie Maykin Memorial Bursaries, to the value of $500 each, are offered annually to secondary or tertiary students who are academically able but, because of financial circumstances, would not otherwise complete their studies. Please click here for more information and for the application form. Applications close on 31 January 2018.
  • State Photography Bursary, to the value of $500 is offered annually to assist a tertiary student who is academically able but because of financial circumstances, would not otherwise complete a tertiary level course. Please click here for more information and for the application form. Applications close 31 January 2018.

TEXTILES AND CRAFTS:

  • The Marjorie Morrow Bursary is offered annually to assist a student studying textiles or handcraft related subjects at a recognised tertiary institution. The bursary is to the value of $500. Please click here for more information and for the application form. Applications close 31 January 2018.

REGIONAL LOCATIONS:

  • QCWA Border Division is offering one bursary annually of $1,000 to a mature age student from 25 whose home address is in the area covered by Border Division.The bursary is to be administered by the Division. Either male or female students are welcome to apply. Please click here for more information and for the application form. Applications close 31 January 2018.

MEDICAL STUDIES:

  • QCWA Greater Brisbane Division is offering one bursary of $500 to a Queensland student enrolled as a midwifery student a tertiary level. Click here for more information and for the application form. Applications close 31 January 2018.
  • QCWA Pioneer Division is offering an annual bursary of $1,000 to a student whose home address is within the area covered by Pioneer Division and is studying in a medical field. Please click here for more information and for the application form. Applications close 31 January 2018.

 

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