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Scholarships & Bursaries

Destination Australia Scholarship (for Domestic Students)

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.

 

Eligibility

Available to Domestic (Tasmanian and interstate) students who are commencing a full-time bachelor degree or associate degree for the first time at the University of Tasmania in February 2020 and who must move away from home in order to attend the University in either Hobart, Launceston or Cradle Coast. Selection will be based on academic merit and financial need.

On-going Eligibility

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 also remain enrolled at the campus in which they have been offered the scholarship to study at (at least 75% of all studies must be undertaken on campus).

Amount

$15,000 per year

Duration

Up to four years

Closing Date

15 January 2020

Apply

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.