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Scholarships & Bursaries

Jessie Jenkins Access Bursary

These bursaries have been endowed by the late Jessie Jenkins to support women students in all areas of study at the University of Tasmania.



Available to female students who need financial support to attend the University. Applicants must have to reside away from home in order to attend university or, because of family or other commitments, have to travel a significant distance to attend a university campus, or who demonstrate the need for financial assistance to undertake study. While these bursaries are available to both commencing and current students, priority will be given to students commencing an undergraduate degree in Semester 1, 2020.

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

31 October 2019


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.