Scholarships and Bursaries

Scholarships by College or Institute

Arts
Andrew Inglis Clark Honours Scholarship in History

Available to a student commencing an honours project in History in Semester 1, 2020. Preference will be given to students working on Australian (including Tasmanian) legal, political and constitutional history or the life and times of Andrew Inglis Clark, and making use of the resources of the...

Anglicare Scholarship in Social Work

Available to a student enrolling in the final year of the Bachelor of Social Work in Semester 1, 2020. Selection will be based on the quality of application, grade point average and evidence of community involvement.

Arts 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 a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) or equivalent honours in a Social Sciences or Creative Arts program at the University of Tasmania in Semester 1,...

Backhouse Walker Honours Scholarship in History

Available to a student commencing an honours project in History in Semester 1, 2020. Preference will be given to a student working on the history of the Quakers or the life and times of James Backhouse Walker, and making use of the resources of the University of Tasmania Library’s Special...

Colony 47 Honours Scholarship in Sociology

Available to a student commencing an Honours course in Sociology in Semester 1, 2020. The project is based in Hobart, requiring the student to enrol at the Hobart campus. The detail and nature of the project will be determined by the successful student and their supervisor.

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 students commencing or continuing an undergraduate or postgraduate coursework degree at the Conservatorium of Music in Semester 1, 2020 in any of the following programs: Composition, Performance (Classical), Performance (Jazz and Popular), Musicology and Music History, Music Technology...

Cynthia N Thun Scholarship in Music

Available to both undergraduate and postgraduate students commencing study at the University of Tasmania's Conservatorium of Music in 2020.

D&MV McDonald Scholarship in Music

Available to a student entering their final year of an undergraduate, honours or masters degree in 2020, to fund a residency in the UK for up to 10 weeks during January/February 2020. The selected student must be enrolled in a full-time course at the Conservatorium of Music studying one of the...

Dunbabin Scholarship

Available to Honours and postgraduate students enrolled or enrolling in study in Classics in Semester 1, 2020. The award is for use as a travel grant for the purpose of conducting research overseas. The proposed study or related program must be supported in writing by the Classics Honours...

Gilchrist Watt Scholarship

Available to a full-time student commencing a Bachelor of Arts degree, or a combined degree with Arts, in Semester 1, 2020 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...

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 in Place Industry Engagement Scholarship

Available to students commencing a Bachelor of Arts Honours in Humanities in Aboriginal Studies, Asian Studies, History, Classics, Philosophy, or English, in Semester 1, 2020. Students will need to satisfy the Honours entry requirements of the relevant discipline.

In the first instance,...

James Fenton Memorial Scholarship

Available to a student who is commencing an undergraduate degree in any course in Semester 1, 2020 and who is relocating from the north-west of Tasmania to study at the Hobart campus.

Jan Sedivka Scholarship in Music

Available to a student commencing or continuing postgraduate study in music (strings) at the University of Tasmania's Conservatorium of Music in Semester 1, 2020. Selection will be based on the applicant's proficiency and playing ability in violin, viola or cello.

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, 2020. 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 2019 and will be enrolling full-time in second year of the Bachelor of Laws, or a combined degree that includes Bachelor of Laws in 2020 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 at Inveresk in Semester 1, 2020.

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 2020. 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...

Ralph Chapman Scholarship in Public Policy

Available to a student who is enrolled in the two research thesis units of the Master of Arts, Public Policy specialisation (HPP762 and HPP763) in Semester 1, 2020. Selection will be based on academic merit.

Sir Victor Burley Postgraduate Scholarship in Music

Available to a student commencing postgraduate study in music (preferably classical) at the University of Tasmania's Conservatorium of Music in Semester 1, 2020. Selection will be based on the applicant's potential to succeed in their chosen area of music study.

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 Semester 1, 2020 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...