The Gilchrist Watt Scholarship is one of the earliest awards established at the University of Tasmania. Catherine Agnes Watt made arrangements for the scholarship through a bequest in 1919.
Available to a full-time student commencing a Bachelor of Arts degree, or a combined degree with Arts, who will undertake a major in Ancient Languages or Ancient Civilisations. Eligibility will be based on academic merit with specific attention to results in the TCE pre-tertiary subject Ancient History.
To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a minimum Pass result in all units studied each semester.
$5,000 per year
Up to three years
Next due to be offered in 2023.