Cole Lawson Scholarship 2017 Applications Extended!

Thu 31 Aug 2017 5:00pm

Applications extended!

The Cole Lawson Communications Scholarship is open to all undergraduate communication students in programs within the School of Communication and Arts who have completed the prerequisite courses (see Terms and Conditions, below). The value of the scholarship is a $3,000 cash prize.  The winner will also receive a two-week internship at Cole Lawson Communications.

The Scholarship is awarded based on a written submission and entry form, followed by an in-person interview with the award judges.



Available to:
Current UQ Communication students          

Level of study:

Year of study:
2nd - final year


The scholarship is awarded to an outstanding communications student enrolled within the Bachelor of Communication, or associated duals, at the University of Queensland.


Award value:
$3000 and an internship at Cole Lawson Communications

Applications close:
31 August 2017 

The application form can be downloaded here.

Terms and Conditions

  1. All applicants must submit a completed and signed entry form;
  2. Only one application per student is permitted;
  3. Applicants must be enrolled in the Bachelor of Communication or Bachelor of Communication dual degree at the University of Queensland;
  4. The winner must maintain satisfactory academic progress;
  5. Applicants must not hold a scholarship that the Head of School considers to be similar to the Cole Lawson Communications scholarship;
  6. Applicants must have successfully completed COMU1052, COMU1152 and either COMU2005 or COMU2012 (or new equivalent courses in the revised Bachelor of Communication);
  7. Applications close 5pm, Thursday 31 August 2017. No late entries will be accepted;
  8. Entry is free;
  9. Entries must be submitted in English;
  10. The judges’ decision is final;
  11. Winner to receive scholarship at a reception - details TBC;
  12. The School of Communication and Arts and Cole Lawson Communication, reserves the right to change these terms and conditions at any time, at its sole discretion, without prior notice; and
  13. Entries will not be returned.

For enquiries:

School of Communication and Arts
Ph. 3365 2552