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Anglicare Scholarship in Social Work

Available to a student enrolling in either the third or fourth year of the Bachelor of Social Work with Honours (Professional and Research Specialisations) (A4S) in Semester 1, 2022. Selection will be based on academic merit, evidence of community involvement, and quality of written application.

College of Arts, Law and Education Honours Scholarship

Available to students who have completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Tasmania, or another Australian university, and who will be commencing one of the following degrees at the University of Tasmania in Semester 1, 2022:

- Bachelor of Arts with Honours

- Bachelor of Education...

Colony 47 Graham Flower Scholarship in Social Work

Available to a student enrolling in the final year of the Bachelor of Social Work with Honours (Professional and Research Specialisations) in Semester 1, 2022, who has been accepted into the research pathway. The research project must encompass priority areas identified by Colony 47, the priority...

Conservatorium of Music 125 Anniversary Scholarship

Available to a student who is a talented musician commencing a Bachelor of Music at the Conservatorium of Music in Hobart. Students must clearly demonstrate the need for financial support.

Conservatorium of Music Scholarship

Available to domestic students commencing or continuing a Bachelor of Music degree at the Conservatorium of Music in Semester 1, 2022. Selection will be based on applicant's musical ability through Auditions or Music Practice, demonstrated commitment to the study of music and their willingness and...

Cynthia N Thun Scholarship in Music

Available to both undergraduate and postgraduate students commencing study at the University of Tasmania's Conservatorium of Music.

D&MV McDonald Scholarship in Music

Available to a student entering their final year of an undergraduate, honours or masters degree to fund a residency in the UK for up to 10 weeks during January/February. The selected student must be enrolled in a full-time course at the Conservatorium of Music studying one of the above instruments.

Dr Bruce Felmingham Scholarship

Available to a full-time student commencing a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Social Sciences in Semester 1, 2021 who is intending to major in Politics and Policy and be undertaking Introduction to Politics & Policy and Introduction to International Relations in their first year. The scholarship...

Dunbabin Classical Scholarship in Ancient Civilisations and Languages

Available to a student commencing a Bachelor of Arts (or combined Arts degree) in Semester 1, 2022 and majoring in one or more of Ancient Civilisations or Ancient languages. Selection will be based on the applicant’s demonstrated commitment to the study of classics. The recipient must major in...

Elizabeth Wade Tasmania University Scholarship in Music

Available to a talented music student who is commencing an undergraduate degree in Music at University of Tasmania's Conservatorium of Music in Semester 1, 2022.

Gwen Donnelly Memorial Award

Available to a student who has completed one or two years of an undergraduate degree course at the Hobart campus and who shows financial need.

Humanities Honours Project Scholarship

Available to students commencing Honours in an area of study in Humanities in Semester 1, 2022, in the College of Arts, Law and Education. Students must have achieved a Distinction-average or above in a relevant major at an Australian university. This study can be undertaken in face-to-face, mixed...

Humanities in Place Industry Engagement Scholarship

Available to students commencing Honours in an area of study in Humanities in Semester 1, 2022, in the College of Arts, Law and Education.

Applicants should visit https://www.utas.edu.au/humanities/study/honours-in-humanities#scholarships to view eligible projects.

James Fenton Memorial Scholarship

Available to a student who is commencing an undergraduate degree in any course in the first half of 2022 and who is relocating from the north-west of Tasmania to study at the Hobart campus.

Jane Franklin Hall Scholarships and Bursaries

Available to talented students who demonstrate the need for financial assistance and intend to reside at Jane Franklin Hall while studying at the University of Tasmania in Hobart.

Further details of scholarships and bursaries is available from the secretary at the college (03) 6210 0100 or on the...

Jim Bacon Memorial Scholarship

Available to students enrolling in honours or postgraduate coursework in fine arts, political science, or the care and treatment of cancer in Semester 1, 2022. The scholarships will be awarded to students whose study is in areas which has practical application or benefit for Tasmanians or who seek...

John Kable Memorial Tasmania University Scholarship in Law

Available to a student who will have successfully completed first year of full-time study in 2021 and will be enrolling full-time in second year of the Bachelor of Laws, or a combined degree that includes Bachelor of Laws in 2022 at the University of Tasmania. Eligible students must have completed...

Leo Cooper-White Memorial Scholarship in Performing Arts

Available to a student commencing study in performing arts at the University's School of Creative Arts and Media at Inveresk in Semester 1, 2022.

Lloyd Robson Memorial Australian History Scholarship

Available to postgraduate research students undertaking a Masters or PhD in the History Discipline to meet the costs of research travel in 2022. Preference will be given to research into Tasmanian history. The successful applicant will demonstrate academic merit, financial need, and must provide a...

Marie Edwards Travelling Scholarship in Visual Arts, Craft and Design

Available to students currently undertaking postgraduate study in, or within three years of graduation from postgraduate study in, visual arts, craft or design at the University of Tasmania. The scholarship can be used to assist with self-funded residencies at the McCulloch Studio in Paris. A...

Nigel Heyward Memorial Scholarship

Available to a full-time student from the North or North-West of Tasmania to commence a degree which includes study in the School of Humanities. Preference will be given to students who need to relocate to Hobart to study. Students must undertake study in at least one of the following disciplines...

Pitt Cobbett Bequest University of Tasmania Access Scholarship

Available to a student commencing one of the following combined degrees at the University of Tasmania: Bachelor of Arts – Bachelor of Laws; Bachelor of Business – Bachelor of Laws; or Bachelor of Arts – Bachelor of Business. Selection will be based on demonstration of financial need.

Rose-Marie LeRoi Scholarship in Fine Arts

Available to a female student who is living in Tasmania and undertaking third year units in a Bachelor of Fine Arts or Bachelor of Arts (Theatre and Performance). Selection will be based on financial need and academic merit. Preference is for a student who travels in excess of 100kms to attend...

Society of Australian Genealogists Scholarship

Available to a talented student commencing the Diploma of Family History in Term 3 (19 July) 2021. To be eligible to be considered, students must be a current member of the Society of Australian Genealogists and be commencing HAA003 Introduction to Family History. Selection will be based on...

Tasmanian Walking Company Scholarship in Tourism

Available to a student undertaking the research thesis component of the Master of Tourism, Environment and Cultural Heritage (A7T) in Semester 2, 2021. Students must be undertaking HGA712 Research Thesis on a topic that explores tourists' perceptions of the environment while on guided tours. ...

The Gilchrist Watt Scholarship

Available to a full-time student commencing a Bachelor of Arts degree, or a combined degree with Arts, who will undertake a major in Ancient Languages or Ancient Civilisations. Eligibility will be based on academic merit with specific attention to results in the TCE pre-tertiary subject Ancient...

The John Jeffrey Honours Scholarship

Available to a student who has completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Tasmania in Arts or Law and is commencing Honours in English Literature. Selection will be based on satisfactory achievement during undergraduate studies.

The successful recipient will be expected to make at...

University of Tasmania History Scholarship

Available to a student who is commencing a Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Social Science, and intends to major in History. Selection will be based on academic merit and commitment to pursuing studies in history. Preference will be given to students who were educated in the Tasmanian school system.

Waterworth Optical Collection History Honours Scholarship

Available to a student commencing an honours research program in History in 2022 which involves utilising the resources of the University of Tasmania Library’s digital Waterworth Optical Collection. Preference will be given to a student working on the history of the Waterworth Optical Collection...