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Scholarships & Bursaries

Robert Fergusson Family Foundation Scholarship in Architecture & Design

This scholarship is provided in recognition of the support given by the Tasmanian community over many years to the Robert Fergusson business.



Available to a Tasmanian commencing the Bachelor of Architecture and Built Environments in Semester 1, 2022 who has a strong intention to pursue a career in architecture. In addition to academic ability, the applicant should also demonstrate that the financial assistance would provide a greater opportunity to study. The successful applicant will demonstrate significant achievement in the area of design, and have considerable awareness of sustainability and heritage in conservation.

On-going Eligibility

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

Closing Date

31 October 2021


Please apply online via the scholarships portal prior to the closing date. Applicants must also submit a portfolio of work (on USB) directly to the Scholarships Office, University of Tasmania, Private Bag 48, Hobart, Tas 7001 OR via email - The selection process for this scholarship will also involve an interview which will be held in mid-late January.

Application status

Closed. Successful applicant/s advised.