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Scholarships & Bursaries

University of Tasmania History Scholarship

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.

On-going Eligibility

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)

Closing Date

31 October 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.