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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. The award is offered as part of the University of Tasmania Access Scholarship scheme.



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 the first half of 2021.

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 2020


Students wishing to apply for this award should apply for a 'University of Tasmania Access Scholarship' -

Application status

Closed. Successful applicant/s advised.