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Scholarships & Bursaries

Robert Gatenby Tasmania University Scholarship in Agricultural Science

This scholarship is provided by the estate of Robert Gatenby, who was an innovative Tasmanian farmer and horticulturalist before his death in a light plane crash in 1992.



Available to a student who is entering second year of the Bachelor of Agricultural Science in Semester 1, 2022. Applicants must outline their area/s of interest in their application. Applicants who are considering career options relevant to the grain/seed industry are encouraged to apply.

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 2021


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.