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Scholarships & Bursaries

Women in Seafaring Scholarship

Two scholarships are offered by the National Centre for Ports and Shipping - Seafaring Section, part of the Australian Maritime College which is Australia's premier seafaring training institute.



Scholarships will be awarded to female students commencing the first year of studies in Semester 1, 2021 in one of the following programs: Bachelor of Applied Science (Marine Engineering) - 23R or the Bachelor of Applied Science (Nautical Science) - 23Q on the Launceston campus. Applicants must be an Australian citizen or a permanent resident.

On-going Eligibility

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


Approximately $5,990. The scholarship will cover one semester of the first year of on-campus accommodation costs in a single room at one of the Halls of Residence in Launceston. To be eligible, students must apply for accommodation with University Accommodation Services and cover the application fee and bond (these costs are NOT covered by this scholarship). PLUS recipients will receive $2,000 towards educational costs.


One semester

Closing Date

31 October 2020


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.

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To commence an online application, click here.

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