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Scholarships & Bursaries

Relocation Bursary for Rural Pathway Medicine

These relocation bursaries are provided by the College of Health and Medicine to assist current first year Medicine students from rural and remote areas of Tasmania with some of the costs of relocating to Hobart.



Available to first year Tasmanian MBBS students who applied to study through the ‘Rural Application Process’ in Semester 1, 2019 and were accepted through this program.

Important – Eligible rural locations for 2019 commencement are those identified as being within RA categories 3-5, and the north-west coast of Tasmania.

Selection will be based on financial need. Students who are not currently in receipt of a scholarship from the University of Tasmania or an external provider are strongly encouraged to apply, however students who are already in receipt of a scholarship up to the value up $5,000 (in total) can also apply.


Grants range from $1,000 to $5,000.


One semester

Closing Date

30 June 2019


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.


Application status

Closed. Successful applicant/s advised.