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Scholarships & Bursaries

The Tall Foundation Dr Eric Guiler Tasmanian Devil Honours Scholarship

The Tall Foundation was established by two University of Tasmania alumni to provide valuable support to areas of interest including scholarships. This award is funded through the Save the Tasmanian Devil Appeal. The honours scholarships, for Tasmanian devil research, are named in recognition of the work of the late Dr Eric Guiler in zoological teaching and research.



Available to students commencing Honours in Semester 1, 2023 in a research area specifically related to the vaccine research being undertaken to address the Devil Facial Tumour Disease currently affecting the Tasmanian devil population. Selection will be based on academic merit and the quality of the research project.

On-going Eligibility

To retain this award recipients are required to achieve a minimum Pass result in all units studied each semester.




One year

Closing Date

31 January 2023


Applicants should apply online. All potential honours students should make contact with the Honours Co-ordinator in their discipline to discuss interests and options.

Application status

Closed. Successful applicant/s advised.