UQ is partnering with APR.Intern to facilitate placement opportunities with industry.  UQ students wanting to apply for an APR.Intern placement will need to receive sign off from their Principal advisor and the Dean, UQ Graduate School, prior to submitting an application. To do this, please contact your HDR Liaison Officer.

Candidates in an APR.Intern placement will receive an APR.Intern stipend of $3000 per month. At UQ this will be awarded as a ‘top up’ to any existing scholarship stipend you may have. Students will remain enrolled for the period of their placement and continue to consume load.

UQ placements with APR.Intern need to adhere to the following guidelines.

  • They are up to four months in duration.
  • Candidates must have passed their confirmation milestone.
  • The APR.Intern project cannot be directly related to the candidate’s PhD project, and cannot be used in their thesis.
  • All approvals must be in place.