The scholarship was introduced in 2011 and managed by the School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences in the Faculty of Science and Mathematics at the University of Queensland Australia. The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage and reward students from India studying postgraduate coursework programs administered by the School of Chemistry and Molecular Biosciences. The Senate may award up to four scholarships each year on the recommendation of the Associate Dean Academic.
Eligibility Criteria/ Scholarship Guidelines
Be a citizen of India.
Have achieved a GPA (or overseas equivalent) of 80% in at least 7 semesters or 75% in at least 8 semesters of undergraduate studies at a higher education institution in India.
Be able to commence as an international student in accordance with The University's Fee Policy in Australia on a student visa.
The Scholarship is awarded to the applicant showing greatest merit as demonstrated by:
- Academic achievement in undergraduate studies.
- Strength of interest demonstrated in the relevant field of postgraduate coursework study.
- Personal qualities, including leadership potential.
- Any other matter that the selection committee considers to be relevant to the applicant's future professional success in the relevant field of postgraduate coursework study.