At a glance
To encourage and assist a meritorious student who demonstrates financial need to undertake the University of Queensland Doctor of Medicine program
The scholarship is open to students enrolled in the Doctor of Medicine program (any year of the course) and who are Australian citizens or permanent residents.
About the award
The scholarship is awarded to the applicant who best demonstrates the following:
Evidence of personal effort to address his/her financial need
An outline of how the scholarship funds will be used
Satisfactory academic progress
Personal qualities including leadership potential
Any other evidence relevant to the applicant’s future success in the medical profession.
The scholarship is awarded once annually on the recommendation of a duly appointed selection committee convened by the Head of the School of Medicine or his/her nominee. The selection committee shall consist of no fewer than three individuals and shall include the Head of School of Medicine or nominee (as Chair), the President of the University of Queensland Medical Society or nominee, and one or more academic teaching staff in medicine.
Terms and conditions
A recipient is eligible to reapply in subsequent years.
The scholarship may not be deferred nor held concurrently with another similar scholarship.
Within one month of the completion of the year of study the recipient will provide a written report to the Head of the School of Medicine, copied to the donors, describing the recipient’s use of the funds and how they assisted the student’s educational progress.
How to apply
Please email all required information for this Scholarship to firstname.lastname@example.org. Ensure your document is in Microsoft Word format and that the document is saved as your name and the name of the Scholarship being applied for.
For example: JanePrize.TheScholarship.
All applications must be received by 4.00 pm. You will be sent an electronic receipt once your application has been received.Applications close:30 March 2017Before you apply:
- You are encouraged to read the definitive rules for this scholarship prior to application, in particular any specific eligibility conditions and check the FAQs if you have any questions.
- It is generally not permissable to hold more than one scholarship of the same type concurrently.
Enquiries about this scholarshipContact:Faculty of Medicine