Polly Chen Learning Potential Fund Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Queensland University of Technology

 Scholarship Name:  Polly Chen Learning Potential Fund Scholarship

 Description:  The scholarship is funded by the Chen family, in honour of Mrs Polly Chen. Polly Chen is a graduate of the University of Singapore (Bachelor of Laws (Hons), 1969). She was appointed a Magistrate in Singapore, and later became the first woman to be appointed Singapore’s Registrar of Trademarks and Patents. Polly had also been a partner in a Singapore law firm for many years when, in 1990, she and her family moved to Australia.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  General

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $2,500

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $2,500 for 1 year.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens; be studying an undergraduate course; and come from a low-income background. Selection is based on financial need.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage

 Study Location:  Australia – QLD: Brisbane Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  End November; Early February

 Other Details:  First round applications close late November; second round applications close late February.

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Equity Scholarships Team

 Contact Phone:  61 7 31385582

 Contact Email:  equityscholarships@qut.edu.au

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Queensland University of Technology

 Provider Phone:  61 7 31389855

 Provider Fax:  61 7 31385600

 Provider Website:  http://www.qut.edu.au/study/fees-and-scholarships/ (opens in new window)