Alumni Friends & Friends of Antiquity Support for UQ

Your donation will support the gift of education and the discovery of knowledge.

Endowed UQ awards, established in conjunction with Alumni Friends
Established funds. Additional support will increase the value of individual awards.

Alumni Friends Founders Scholarship#
Supporting students in their first year of study who have experienced financial hardship and are commencing in
a Bachelor program at The University of Queensland.

Alumni Friends Higher Degree Research (HDR) Dentistry Scholarship
Supporting a Higher Degree by Research (HDR) UQ Dentistry student, with a preference for students undertaking research which will benefit oral health in disadvantaged communities.

Alumni Friends Indigenous Medicine Prize
Recognising excellence in the study of clinical medicine, for a first year medical student of Australian Aboriginal
and/or Torres Strait Islander descent.

Alumni Friends Medicine Prize
Recognising excellence in the study of clinical medicine, presented to a first year medical student.

Alumni Friends Veterinary Science Scholarship
Supporting students studying Veterinary Science in financial need.

Betty Fletcher Memorial Travelling Scholarship
Enabling a meritorious student in Classics and Ancient History to travel for academic purposes in Greece, Italy, Asia Minor or any other place that was part of the civilisations of Rome.

Betty Fletcher Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship
Supporting undergraduate students who are facing financial hardship, and who are studying Classics and Ancient History within the School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry.

Cairngorm-Kurrajong Undergraduate Residential Scholarships#
Supporting domestic students facing financial hardship to live on campus during their study at UQ.

David Dunlop Memorial Undergraduate Scholarship
Supporting undergraduate students studying in the School of Dentistry who are facing financial hardship.

Elizabeth Hopkins OAM Scholarship
Supporting postgraduate coursework students studying in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Science who are facing financial hardship.

Elizabeth Usher AO Memorial Young Achievers Scholarship
Supporting students who are facing financial hardship to achieve their potential through tertiary study at UQ with an annual scholarship of $7,000 for up to four years through the Young Achievers Program.

Joan Elizabeth Wickham Memorial Scholarship
Supporting female undergraduate students studying Engineering and who are facing financial hardship.

Joan Lambrides Scholarship#
Supporting students studying in the disciplines of languages and arts who are facing financial hardship.


Joan Lawrence AM Undergraduate Scholarship#
Supporting medical students who can demonstrate financial need.

Richard Spenser Hopkins Memorial Scholarship
Supporting a final year Civil Engineering student facing financial hardship.

Emeritus Professor Robert Milns AM Undergraduate Scholarship#
Supporting undergraduate students studying Classics and Ancient History.

UQ 3MT® People’s Choice Prize
The UQ 3MT® competition challenges outstanding university finalists to effectively communicate their PhD research in less than three minutes. This fund ensures that the People’s Choice award will be bestowed in perpetuity.

UQ Great Court Race Endowment
Ensuring that the first-placegetters of the Male and Female Great Court Race Final will each continue to receive an inflation-adjusted prize, and the honour of holding the Alumni Friends Great Court Race Trophy.

Walker Family Undergraduate Scholarship#
Supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students who are facing financial hardship.

The Honourable Dr Penelope Wensley AC Sports Scholarship
Supporting full-time UQ students experiencing financial need and competing at an advanced or elite level in a recognised sport, bringing credit to the University.


Funds seeking additional support
To maintain existing, or establish new, awards.

Alumni Friends
Supporting UQ students, educators and researchers (disbursements require Alumni Friends Leadership Board approval).

Margaret Waugh Memorial Bursary
To support the professional development of a University Library staff member.

Dorothy Marsden Undergraduate Scholarship Endowment#
To support undergraduate UQ students at The Women’s College.

Mary & Peter Londy Bursary
Awarded to UQ Link Scholarship holders who received the highest GPA after completing between 24 and 32 units.

Dr Maureen Aitken Undergraduate Scholarship Endowment#
To support undergraduate UQ students at The Women’s College.

Ongoing areas of need

Classics & Antiquities
Supports the School of Historical and Philosophical Inquiry and the RD Milns Antiquities Museum (Friends of Antiquity Committee approves disbursements).

Fryer Library
Your gift will help build the collection of rare books, Australian literature and manuscript material to enable new research and teaching opportunities and to preserve cultural heritage.

Marks-Hirschfeld Museum of Medical History
Will preserve archival programs and support Museum exhibitions and education activities, ensuring the Museum continues to play a vital role in preserving medical history.

RD Milns Antiquities Museum
To support the museum’s acquisition and conservation initiatives which help to bring the Classical world into the classroom for thousands of students every year.

School of Music Orchestra Concerts
Your generosity will provide support for the UQ School of Music Concerts.

UQ Art Museum
With your generous support, UQ Art Museum can create boundary-pushing exhibitions and programs, provide more students with workplace experiences, and conserve and develop the UQ Art Collection for future generations.

#Scholarships created as part of Alumni Friends' Next Million Dollar Project

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