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Scholarships & Bursaries

Women in Maritime Engineering Scholarship

There has never been a better time for women to take up exciting careers in one of engineering's most challenging and rewarding fields - Maritime Engineering. To increase female participation in maritime engineering programmes, the Centre for Maritime Engineering and Hydrodynamics , Australia's premier maritime engineering facility at the University of Tasmania's specialist institute, the Australian Maritime College (AMC), is offering great scholarships to young women. Areas of specialisation are: Marine and Offshore Engineering, Ocean Engineering and Naval Architecture.

A number of scholarships are available.



Scholarships will be awarded to domestic female students who are commencing study on the Launceston campus in Semester 1, 2023, for any undergraduate maritime engineering courses with specialisations in naval architecture, ocean engineering or marine and offshore engineering offered by the Centre for Maritime Engineering & Hydrodynamics, who meet the Australian Tertiary Admission Ranking ATAR 70 or above in 2022.

On-going Eligibility

To retain eligibility for this scholarship you must remain enrolled full-time and achieve a minimum Pass result in all units. As scholarship payments are made in advance each semester, you are required to successfully complete the semester for which payment has been made, otherwise repayment may be required.


The scholarship will cover one year of on-campus accommodation costs (to the value of $8,200). To be eligible, students must apply for accommodation with University of Tasmania Accommodation Services -

The application fee and bond (these costs are NOT covered by this scholarship).


One year

Closing Date

31 December 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.