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QUT (Queensland University of Technology)

  • 17% international / 83% domestic

Gerard Connolly Memorial Prize

Key details


About this scholarship

Available for

You have to be a current QUT student to apply for this scholarship.

Student type:

  • Current domestic students
  • Current international students

Study type:

  • Undergraduate
  • Postgraduate coursework
  • Postgraduate research


  • Law

Application dates

  • Open date: 4 September 2017
  • Closing date: 16 October 2017

Eligibility details

You must:

  • be an undergraduate, postgraduate or research law and justice student who was enrolled during the current academic year
  • have contributed to the community through volunteer or charitable work such as community legal centres, or organisations such as Queensland Cancer Fund and the Royal Blind Society.

What you receive

You'll receive:

  • a prize of $550.


This prize was established to recognise the significant contribution the late Gerard Connolly, a graduate of the Faculty of Law at QUT, made to the community.

Gerard studied his LLB at QUT between 1985 and 1988 and completed the Legal Practice Course in 1989. Following his admission as a solicitor, Gerard worked in private practice and then for the Commonwealth Government until his death from cancer, aged 30.


Eligible Degrees
  • Masters (Research)
  • Female
  • Male
Eligible Study Fields
Law, Legal Studies & Justice
Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences