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Scholarships & Bursaries

Dunbabin Classical Scholarship in Ancient Civilisations and Languages

These scholarships have been endowed by a bequest from Professor R L Dunbabin, a member of teaching staff at the University of Tasmania from 1901 to 1939 to assist students with travel to conduct research overseas. There are up to two awards to be made available per year if funds are sufficient.



Available to a student commencing a Bachelor of Arts (or combined Arts degree) in Semester 1, 2021 and majoring in one or more of Ancient Civilisations or Ancient languages. Selection will be based on financial need and the applicant’s demonstrated commitment to the study of classics.

On-going Eligibility

To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a minimum Pass result in all units studied each semester.


$5,000 per year


Up to three years

Closing Date

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.

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