The Destination Australia Program was announced as part of the 'Planning for Australia’s Future Population' on 20 March 2019. The objective of the grant opportunity is to attract and support international and domestic students to study in regional Australia, to grow and develop regional Australian tertiary providers and offer students a quality learning experience. The University of Tasmania is proud to be a provider under the Destination Australia Scholarship Program and welcomes students to study at Australia’s fourth oldest university.
Available to Domestic (Tasmanian, interstate and New Zealander) students who are commencing a full-time bachelor degree or associate degree for the first time at the University of Tasmania in February 2021 in either Hobart, Launceston or Cradle Coast. Selection will be based on academic merit and financial need. Preference will be given to students who must move away from home in order to attend the University.
To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a Credit (5.0/7.00) cumulative grade point average (CGPA) at the end of each semester.
Recipients must remain enrolled at the campus at which they have been offered the scholarship. A recipient must notify the Scholarships Office immediately if there is any change to their course or campus. At least 75% of all studies must be undertaken on campus (this condition will be relaxed whilst restrictions due to COVID-19 are in place).
$15,000 per year
Up to four years
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.