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Scholarships & Bursaries

Whitehead Family West North-West Scholarship

This scholarship is provided by the generosity of a Tasmanian-born businessman who wishes to assist young Tasmanians from the West coast and North-West of Tasmania to fulfil their potential and pursue tertiary studies at the University of Tasmania.



Available to a student commencing an undergraduate degree in the first half of 2023 who was raised and currently resides in the North-West or West coast of Tasmania (postcode range 7305-7470 and King Island) and require financial assistance to continue their studies to University level. Students with a disability are encouraged to apply.

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

Closing Date

31 October 2022


Apply online prior to closing date. Applications cannot be submitted after closing date. As applicants will be assessed on the quality of application, all questions should be answered in full. Please ensure care is taken with spelling and grammar.

Application status

Closed. Successful applicant/s advised.