Esport Scholarships at Queensland University of Technology
- 20 November 2020
Opportunities exist for aspiring Esports players to be part of an Oceanic leading program that embraces skill-acquisition, culture and academics.
- 10 x Esport scholarships valued at $5,000 paid over one year
Esport Scholarship recipients receive additional benefits including:
- membership to the Tigers Esports Academy Development Program
- access to personal and professional development opportunities including industry esports programs
- access to nutrition and sports psychology services
- membership to the QUT College of Excellence and Elite Athlete Program
- access to QUT's Leadership, Development and Innovation Program.
If your Esport scholarships application is successful and you would like to access these benefits, you will need to register with the Elite Athlete Program once you are an enrolled student at QUT.
- meet academic and eligibility requirements of the course applied for
- be either a commencing or continuing QUT student
- be able to demonstrate abilities to perform and progress within an online esports game environment, specifically within the League of Legends game
- have not received a QUT Esport or QUT Sport Scholarship previously.
In 2021 the QUT Esport Scholarship will be available for aspiring League of Legends players.
As part of the scholarship selection process for Esports, applicants must participate in the QUT performance trial in early February 2021. Trials will be held within the League of Legends game only.
More information, including trial dates, will be distributed to eligible applicants in late 2020.
Esport scholarship valued at $5,000 paid over one year.
Applicants for the QUT Esport Scholarship are required to verify selection and/or results and achievements via a sporting CV. The CV should provide an overview of events competed at in reverse chronological order (e.g. 2020, 2019, 2018) and include placing/ranking information, copies of team selection letters (on official letterhead) and references from professional esports teams (if applicable).
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