Faculty of Medicine Medical Endowment Scholarship

Summary

Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Postgraduate
Study area Medicine
Scholarship value $5,000
Scholarship duration 1 Year
Number awarded 1 or more
Opening date 26 July 2019
Closing date 6 September 2019

Scholarship description

The purpose of the Scholarship is to enhance the educational experience of UQ medical students who are in good academic standing and can demonstrate financial need.

The Faculty of Medicine Medical Endowment Scholarship was established in 2018. The scholarship is funded by multiple donors who have contributed to the Medicine Scholarship Endowment Fund.

Eligibility

An applicant is eligible for the Scholarship, if the applicant –

  1. submits an application to the Dean, by the closing date for applications; and
  2. is enrolled full-time in the Doctor of Medicine; and
  3. can provide documentary evidence of financial disadvantage; and
  4. does not hold another scholarship that the Dean considers similar; and
  5. is in Good Academic Standing; and
  6. has not committed serious academic misconduct within the Doctor of Medicine.
Applications are closed.

Before you apply

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them before applying.

How to apply

Please complete and submit the following documents to med.prizes@uq.edu.au by the deadline. Late applications will not be accepted.

  • Medical Endowment Scholarship Application Cover Page
  • Medical Endowment Scholarship Student Income Statement

Selection criteria

The scholarship is awarded to the applicant/s showing greatest merit, as demonstrated by –

  1. evidence of financial need; and
  2. any other matter that the selection committee considers to be relevant to the applicant's future success in the profession of medicine.
Applications are closed.

Scholarship rules

Contact

Scholarship and Awards Coordinator, Faculty of Medicine
(07) 3346 5375
Applications are closed.

Terms and conditions

A recipient may hold the scholarship for one year, subject to the recipient:

  1. continuing to be enrolled full-time in the Doctor of Medicine; and
  2. achieving an overall GPA of at least 4 in the first semester of which the scholarship is held.

If the recipient fails to satisfy rule 6(1), the recipient must show cause to the Dean why the Scholarship should not be cancelled.

Terminology

Dean means Medical Dean, Faculty of Medicine;

Good Academic Standing means the student has no findings of student misconduct at the University, a cumulative Grade Point Average of 4.5 or higher and has not received an academic progression warning, or been required to respond to a show cause or refusal of enrolment notice due to unsatisfactory progress in the Doctor of Medicine;

Scholarship means the Faculty of Medicine Medical Endowment Scholarship;

University means The University of Queensland.

Applications are closed.