Category Archives: Scholarships

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Historic Award For Female Footy at UQ

Breanna Koenen claimed a historic award at the recent UQ Blues Awards Dinner at Customs House where she was presented with a Half Blue by Alan Jones AO. Blues Awards are awarded to sportsmen and sportswomen in recognition of outstanding sporting achievements and for enhancing the reputation of university sport. To be awarded a University

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UQAFC Wide

QAFL Senior Coach applications now open

QAFL Senior Coach – UQAFC Develop and lead a talented player group Professional support structure and elite facilities Formal UQ coaching qualifications available UQAFC is looking to appoint a QAFL Senior Coach for the 2016 season. A growing club with a young and talented playing group, the UQAFC is keen to continue its establishment in

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2016 Scholarship Applications Open

Applications for the 2016 UQ Sports Achievement Scholarships are currently open, but only for another month! Make sure you get your application in to be considered for these fantastic awards! Sporting scholarships are offered to assist outstanding athletes balance their studies with the demands of elite-level sport. The scholarships are open to any students or

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2015 Scholarship Applications Open

Applications for the 2015 UQ Sports Achievement Scholarships are currently open, but only for another month! Make sure you get your application in to be considered for these fantastic awards! Sporting scholarships are offered to assist outstanding athletes balance their studies with the demands of elite-level sport. The scholarships are open to any students or

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Golden Opportunity For Red Lioness Leader

Having recently returned to study as a mature aged student after living several years overseas, Kate Heliotis returned to playing AFL at the perfect time in 2013. With a new women’s side forming at the University of Queensland, “Mum” (as she has become known to her team-mates) jumped on board and quickly became an integral

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Breanna Claims Clem Jones Scholarship

The UQAFC is very proud to announce that Breanna Koenen has been awarded a Clem Jones Scholarship to study at the University of Queensland in 2014. The Clem Jones Scholarships are awarded through UQ Sport to enable elite athletes to focus on finding the right balance between their sporting and tertiary study commitments. Breanna began

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Scholarship Brings Brodie to Oval 7

We’re proud to welcome Brodie Tebbutt to the UQAFC from North Queensland via Morningside. Brodie is primarily a rebounding half back flanker with plenty of pace who will slot in nicely to the young Red Lions QAFL squad. A talented left-footer who will likely also push for midfield time, Brodie brings some high-level experience after

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UQ Sport

Scholarship Applications Closing Soon

Applications for the 2014 UQ Sports Achievement Scholarships close on 31 October 2013. Make sure you get your application in to be considered for these fantastic awards! The scholarships are open to any students or prospective students who wish to study at UQ in the following year and are valued at $6,000 each with an

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Sports Scholarships and Season 2014 Information Session

Following significant interest in the Sports Achievement Scholarships offered by the UQAFC for the 2014 season, the club is holding an information session on Monday October 21st at 6pm on the St Lucia campus. The University of Queensland Australian Football Club (est 1956), fondly known as the Red Lions will compete in the QAFL State

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NEAFL Title for Red Lion Scholarship Holder

One of the UQAFC’s four scholarship holders for 2013, Lewis Radford, picked up a NEAFL premiership yesterday afternoon with the Brisbane Lions Reserves. The Lions ran away 19.11.125 to 11.13.79 victors over Aspley at Leyshon Park to claim the title of NEAFL Northern champions. Lewy played for the “other” Lions for most of the 2013

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