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Scholarships & Bursaries

Brian Hartnett Scholarship in Science Teaching

This scholarship has been provided by Tasmanian Alkaloids to mark the retirement of their managing director, Brian Hartnett, in 2009. Brian is passionate about the importance of science education and the need for quality teaching in the discipline. He established the generous Tasmanian Alkaloids scholarship program at the University of Tasmania.



Available to a graduate in the sciences from northern Tasmania who is undertaking the Master of Teaching in 2021 with the view to becoming a science teacher in Tasmania.

On-going Eligibility

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


$6,000 per year


Up to two years

Closing Date

30 June 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.

Apply online…
To commence an online application, click here.
Referee's Report for Honours and Postgraduate applicants (DOC, 1114kb)
Provide an electronic copy of this report to each of your two referees (hons and postgrad applicants only).

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