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Scholarships & Bursaries

Rhonda Ewart Honours Scholarship in Dementia Care

This scholarship was established in 2015 by Rhonda Ewart to celebrate the 125th Anniversary of the University of Tasmania and to provide an honours scholarship in perpetuity to be awarded to a student undertaking Honours in Dementia Care with the Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre, University of Tasmania.



Available to a student who is commencing an Honours program in Semester 1, 2022 in a field relevant to dementia, supervised through the Wicking Dementia Research and Education Centre. The student must be enrolled in a School within the College of Health and Medicine. Selection will be based upon academic merit and demonstration of financial need.

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

31 January 2022


Applicants should apply online and forward a copy of the referee's report to two referees. All potential honours students should make contact with the Honours Coordinator in their discipline to discuss interests and options.

Apply online…
To commence an online application, click here.
Referee's Report for Honours and Postgraduate applicants (DOC, 1114kb)
Provide an electronic copy of this report to each of your two referees (hons and postgrad applicants only).

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