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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, 2023 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 2023


Students wishing to apply for this scholarship should apply for a 'College of Health and Medicine Honours Scholarship'. All potential Honours students should make contact with Associate Professor Anna King at to find out further information.

Application status

Closed. Successful applicant/s advised.