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Scholarships & Bursaries

Relocation and Travel Support Allowance (Tasmanian residents)

The University of Tasmania is offering a limited number of relocation and travel support packages to assist Tasmanian students with the costs of relocating or travelling within Tasmania to attend University. There are two support packages from which eligible students are able to select.

 

Eligibility

Available to Tasmanian residents relocating or travelling within Tasmania to commence full-time study in July 2021 in any undergraduate or postgraduate coursework program. To be eligible, students are required to relocate to study OR have a residential address 50km or more from the campus they will be studying at and be travelling to campus for classes.

Amount

Applicants can select from two types of available support packages:

Option 1: $3,000 relocation allowance (cash payment)

Option 2: $5,000 total: $1,000 relocation allowance (cash payment) plus $4,000 university accommodation subsidy.

For Option 2, the university accommodation subsidy component will be paid directly towards first year of the on-campus accommodation costs in a single room at one of the Halls of Residence in either Hobart, Launceston or Cradle Coast. It will be paid directly to Student Living on behalf of the student. To be eligible for the university accommodation subsidy, students must apply for accommodation with Student Living http://www.utas.edu.au/accomm/future-residents/apply and cover the application fee and bond (these costs are not covered by this support package).

Duration

One semester

Closing Date

18 July 2021

Apply

Apply online prior to the closing date.

Application status

Closed. Successful applicant/s advised.