Please note that applications for the 2016 UQ Young Scholars Program are now closed

For further information please contact


Students who meet the eligibility and selection criteria are invited to submit an application for the  UQ Young Scholars Program.

Applicants are required to complete an online application form and submit appropriate supporting documentation by post, including:

  • Copy of Semester 1, Year 11 School Report,
  • 300 word typed personal statement, and
  • Evidence of financial hardship (if applicable) 

All supporting documentation should be mailed to:

Young Scholars Program Coordinator
The University of Queensland
Room 207, Building 87, Service Road
St Lucia   QLD   4072

The application must be signed and supported by the student's parent/guardian and endorsed by his/her School.

Please note, in order to ensure the fair assessment of each application, the Selection Committee cannot accept additional documentation with any application.

Before applying, students should read the YSP Application Guidelines available here.

To commence the online application process, you will  need to create an account with UQ. Some students may have already completed this process if you have registered for other events or activities with UQ. Your username will need to be an email address which is unique and owned by you, and one which you check on a regular basis. 

Applications for the 2016 Young Scholars Program are now open. Applications close on Friday 12 August, 2016. 

For further information, please don't hesitate to contact the Young Scholars Program Coordinator:
Phone:   07 3365 2835

2016 applications now open

Apply now