The philanthropy, nonprofit and social enterprise sector needs more qualified individuals to join its ranks – that means YOU.
By studying at ACPNS, you will develop the skills for a career in the management of philanthropic, nonprofit and social enterprise organisations. Our alumni are equipped with high quality skills and knowledge allowing them to shape, inspire and advance the sector, from protecting animals and the environment to changing the lives of thousands of people for the better every day.
Thanks to the generosity of the many wonderful people who have contributed, the below scholarships and bursaries are available to students undertaking study at ACPNS in 2021.
The Myles McGregor-Lowndes Scholarship
The Myles McGregor-Lowndes Scholarship was established by ACPNS Founder, Emeritus Professor Myles McGregor-Lowndes in 2017 to mark his transition to retirement, in the hope of continuing his tradition of investing in students who will be tomorrow’s community’s leaders.
This scholarship covers half the cost of the eight core units of the Graduate Certificate of Business (Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies) and the Master of Business (Philanthropy and Nonprofit Studies).
The Lord Mayor’s Multicultural Roundtable and QUT Business School Scholarship
The Lord Mayor’s Multicultural Roundtable and QUT Business School proudly support this scholarship. Selection is based on various criteria including cultural inclusion and career aspirations, and academic potential. There is one scholarship available to be awarded in 2021 as semester allocations of $1,750 (paid after census date) for a maximum of 4 semesters ($7,000 total)
You’ll also have access to non-financial benefits, including:
- QUT Business School’s professional development workshops for students
- 1-1 support from a Senior Careers Educator to set goals, implement an action plan, and review achievement milestones for career development and cultural ambassadorship
- Mentoring and/or internship opportunities with an appropriate CALD business leader, appointed by the Brisbane Lord Mayor’s Office.
Grants and bursaries
Find out more about the ACPNS Travel Bursary and the ACPNS Book Bursary here.