Liveris Academy Scholarships 2023

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                    SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION                    

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If you have a UQ Student Login, please follow the link below to login first before filling the scholarship application:


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As you are a commencing student and have no StudentHub login your application progress will not be saved as you go over the form. StudentHub will timeout if the form application takes too long.

To ensure you have no issues for your application you need to prepare in advance all documentation and video content required before commencing the application. ALL applicants must complete ALL steps numbered 1, 2, 3, 4, 5 & 6 mentioned below. Please ensure you address the selection criteria from the rules in your application.

Step 1
A cover letter of no more than one single-sided A4 page addressed to Professor Peta Ashworth, Director, Liveris Academy, The University of Queensland.

Your cover letter should explicitly address the four following points:

    • Why you would like to be a member of the Liveris Academy
    • Your leadership potential
    • Two key qualities that you will bring to the Liveris Academy
    • How will you benefit from this scholarship

Step 2
A resume of no more than two single-sided A4 pages. Please include:

    • a skills summary (that shows alignment with Liveris Academy graduate attributes)
    • a list of your educational achievements demonstrating academic excellence
    • a list of your leadership positions held
    • a list of any extra-curricular activities/memberships ie. community service, engagement, sporting, or cultural achievements.

Step 3
A copy of your semester 2 Year 11 report and your semester 1 Year 12 report (or equivalent) or most recent university transcript if already attending UQ

Step 4
Prepare two short written responses in Word (no more than 200 words) to the below questions and include this with the documentation that you will upload.

    1. Please provide an example or examples of extra-curricular activities that you have participated in during your last 2 years, how these activities have made an impact on your community and how this would help you as a Liveris Scholar at UQ (no more than 200 words)
    2. Provide an example of a significant challenge that you have faced when working as a team and how you applied your leadership skills to overcome the challenge (no more than 200 words)

Step 5
Please combine all documents above and save as one pdf document as follows - Surname_FirstName_ScholarshipName.pdf (For example Smith_Jessica_Dalio.pdf)

Step 6
Prepare a short video of no more than 1 minute about " How you believe you can contribute towards creating a sustainable future as part of a cohort of effective and inspiring leaders".

You will submit the link for this video later in the application form.

Please Note: if you are using YouTube: when you upload to YouTube you need to change the video setting to "Unlisted". By changing this setting the video is only visible to those who have the link. The video will not appear to viewers who visit the Videos tab on the channel page. It also won't appear in YouTube search results unless it is added to a public playlist.

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