Mr Mitchel Martin-Weber, a University of Tasmania alumnus, has funded this perpetual scholarship through a gift to the 2010 Annual Appeal to recognise his close friend Adrian La Palombara, a fellow University alumnus. The University, through its Foundation, provided a matching contribution to the scholarship.
Available to female students commencing Honours in physics or mathematics in Semester 1, 2021. When the scholarship is offered to a physics student, preference will be given for studies in the area of optical astronomy, however other areas will be considered.
To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a minimum Pass result in all units studied each semester.
Extended to 31 January 2021
Applicants should apply online and forward a copy of the referee's report to two referees. All potential honours students should make contact with the Honours Coordinator in their discipline to discuss interests and options.