Archdiocese of Brisbane Theology Scholarship

Established in 1997 by the Archdiocese of Brisbane to provide support and encouragement for postgraduate study in theology.


Two scholarships valued at $2,500 are available each year, paid in one lump sum.


This scholarship is open to applicants who meet all of the following criteria:

  • Postgraduate coursework students
  • Studying at the Brisbane campus
  • Enrolled in the School of Theology

Required Documentation

The following documents must be submitted with the application:

  • A written statement of approximately 200 words outlining:
    • how postgraduate study in theology will further the applicant's contribution to the community; and
    • how the Scholarship could financially support the applicant's intended program of study.
  • Academic transcript
  • Written reference (academic)
  • Evidence of residence within the Archdiocese of Brisbane

Selection Criteria

Applications are assessed based on the strength of the following criteria:

  • Written statement
  • Academic merit
  • Written reference
  • Evidence of residency

Selection Process

The recipient will be selected by the Scholarships Office.

Ongoing Requirements

Recipients are requested to submit a letter of appreciation for the donor explaining how the Scholarship has assisted them. The letter should be submitted to the Scholarships Office no later than 1 October of each year.