This scholarship was established by Rhonda Ewart in gratitude to the University of Tasmania after receiving the 2018 Distinguished Service Medal.
Available to a student who is commencing a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Social Science, and intends to major in History. Selection will be based on academic merit and commitment to pursuing studies in history. Preference will be given to students who were educated in the Tasmanian school system.
To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a minimum Pass in all units studied each semester.
$5,000 per year
Up to four years (including an Honours year)
This scholarship is not expected to be offered again.