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Applying for a Scholarship in 2017?

If you’re contemplating study with CQUniversity Australia in 2017, we’d encourage you to check out our wide range of scholarships, awards and financial assistance programs. You can do this by visiting www.cqu.edu.au/scholarships. Continue reading Want to lock in a scholarship?

The Application To My Future

Hi, my name is Michael McCarron and I am in my second year of studying the Bachelor of Digital Media, minoring in graphic design and interactive media.

I started studying at CQUniversity Australia because my partner and I had just moved to Brisbane for her work as she had just obtained a Graduate Position at Royal Brisbane Hospital as registered Nurse. For me this was a huge change as I had never lived out of home and away from the beach. It gave me a lot of time to think about my future. I discovered the Bachelor of Digital Media and I felt it suited me perfectly, as I had a background in photography. The year before, I had completed a Diploma of Management which provided a pathway into University so it paid off. I applied for the Westpac Bicentennial Foundation – Young Technologist Scholarship and to my disbelief, I was shortlisted and interviewed. I was quite anxious at the time, however was extremely overwhelmed when I read the email saying that I’d been successful. Continue reading The Application To My Future

Understanding Key Dates and Scholarships

I should probably kick things off by introducing myself. My name is Ashleigh and I’m currently a member of the Student Communications team at CQUniversity. However, once upon a time I was a young university student, fumbling through the maze of systems, courses, buildings, and the all-important Key Dates.

Here’s my advice – make note of the key uni dates, and actually apply for a scholarship!

Let me take you back to the year 2008. This was the year I started my Professional Communication degree at CQUniversity.  As a 17 year old, fresh out of high school, I remember feeling excited, nervous, eager, and confused about university. I usually pride myself on being organised; however, if I said my first term was easy and I was totally on top of things, I think I’d be lying.

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