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Scholarships & Bursaries

Tim Hawkins Memorial Scholarship

This scholarship is provided in memory of Tim Hawkins, a commerce/law graduate of the University who was tragically killed in the Bali bombing in 2002. The scholarship will allow the recipient to take up a position of Legal Assistant in the Prosecutor’s Office for 10-12 months at the International Criminal Court in The Hague.



Available to a University of Tasmania law graduate, or current law undergraduate, who has completed an international law unit. The recipient must be available to take up the position in The Hague for a period of ten to twelve months.


Up to $25,000 (plus the cost of a return economy airfare from nearest capital city to The Hague up to $3,000)


Ten to twelve months

Closing Date

31 October 2022


Apply online. Applicants must provide a concise statement outlining suitability for this scholarship as shown by interest in international humanitarian law or terrorism studies; capacity and commitment to work with people at the highest level in the international law arena; and how the opportunity of this scholarship will support present career goals.

Application status

Closed. Successful applicant/s advised.