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Scholarships & Bursaries

School of Medicine Honours Scholarship

The School of Medicine will provide Honours scholarships to support students undertaking their Honours year. Research within the School aims to improve human health and well-being by performing excellent basic laboratory, clinical and population health research that focuses on the major diseases affecting the Tasmanian community. The research takes a bench-to-bedside and disease prevention approach and is aimed at improving the understanding of normal and disease processes, patient care and clinical outcomes for the community by translating knowledge into clinical and policy actions, and through the commercial application of discoveries. Visit for more information.



Available to students commencing an Honours research program in Semester 2, 2021 in the School of Medicine in any area of research undertaken by the School. For students who completed their undergraduate degrees interstate and intend moving to Tasmania to complete their Honours year, additional scholarships may be available to assist with relocation expenses.

Merit based scholarships are provided to encourage excellent students to continue their study at Honours level. A minimum average 70% result for the units completed in the third year of the undergraduate degree is required to be considered for this scholarship.

On-going Eligibility

To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a minimum Pass result in all components of their Honours degree.




One year

Closing Date

30 June 2021


Students wishing to apply for this scholarship should apply for a 'College of Health and Medicine Honours Scholarship'.

Application status

Closed. Applications are being assessed.