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Scholarships & Bursaries

The Estelle Marguerite Taylor Scholarship

Estelle Marguerite Taylor left a bequest to the University of Tasmania in 1976 to enable these scholarships. The scholarship is named in her honour and provides financial assistance for talented students to attend the University. The award is offered as part of the University of Tasmania Access Scholarship scheme.



Available to commencing and/or continuing students studying in an undergraduate degree at the University of Tasmania in 2021. Selection will be based on the applicant’s demonstration of financial need and the desire to succeed in their studies. Preference may be given to commencing students who have to reside away from home in order to attend university or, because of family or other commitments, have to travel a significant distance to attend a university campus.

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 four years (does not include separate one-year Honours course)

Closing Date

30 June 2021


Students wishing to apply for this award should apply for a 'University of Tasmania Access Scholarship' -

Application status

Closed. Applications are being assessed.