This scholarship was established by Rhonda Ewart, a member of the University community, to honour the memory of her mother, Zoe Ewart. The scholarship encourages talented students to explore legal and social justice issues at tertiary level.
Available to a student who is enrolling in their second year of study and intending to complete a law degree. Applicants should have completed the first year of a degree including the units 'Introduction to Law' and 'Legal Systems' and must address their interest in legal and social justice issues in their application. Preference is for a student who was educated in the Tasmanian school system. The award cannot be held with another University of Tasmania scholarship.
To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a minimum DISTINCTION result in all units studied each semester.
$3,000 per year
Up to four years
Next due to be offered in 2022.