The New Colombo Plan (NCP) Scholarship Program is a prestigious scholarship scheme that provides an opportunity for high-achieving undergraduate students to undertake study in one of the eligible host locations across the Indo-Pacific region.

In 2017, the Australian Government aims to provide around 100 NCP Scholarships. There is a range of support available, including travel and establishment allowances, and a monthly stipend of $2,500. To be considered applicants must:

  • Be an Australian citizen 
  • Be aged from 18 to 28 (inclusive) on 1 January, 2017
  • Be undertaking a Bachelor Degree or Bachelor Honours Degree at an Australian university, when the Scholarship Program commences
  • Have achieved a minimum 70 per cent graded average or equivalent for the undergraduate course at the time of application

This information session will prepare students for applying for this prestigious scholarship.

More information session are available on Tuesday May 10 from 2:00pm-3:00pm at Sir Llew Edwards (14) room 219 and on Wednesday May 18 from 5:00pm-6:00pm at Sir Llew Edwards (14) room 116. 

For more information on the NCP Scholarship program visit the UQ International Website.


Sir Llew Edwards (14)