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Scholarships & Bursaries

Arts Honours Scholarship

Up to 10 Arts Honours scholarships will be provided by the College of Arts, Law and Education at the University of Tasmania each year. Visit the website for more information on studying honours in the College, including selection criteria and research proposals.



Available to students who have completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Tasmania, or another Australian university, and who will be commencing a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) or equivalent honours in a Social Sciences or Creative Arts program at the University of Tasmania in Semester 2, 2021. Applications will be assessed on the following criteria: (a) results achieved at undergraduate level; (b) evidence of initiative, research skills and general aptitude of the applicant as provided by the referees; (c) evidence of research strength in line with the College's research capacity and strength as provided by the research proposal (see the advertised projects for Humanities, Social Sciences and Creative Arts,; and (d) availability of an appropriate supervisor and the capacity of the School to provide support for the proposed project.

On-going Eligibility

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




One year

Closing Date

Extended to 18 July 2021, for students commencing Honours in Semester 2, 2021.


Applicants should apply online and forward a copy of the referee's report to two referees. All potential honours students should make contact with the Honours Coordinator in their discipline to discuss interests and options.

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).

Application status

Closed. Successful applicant/s advised.