At a glance

Available to: 
Current Student
Level of study: 
Postgraduate Coursework
Year of study: 
1st - 5th year
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens

Awarded to a student who is studying the MBBS/PhD or MPhil undertaking research in the field of clinical geriatric medicine

Award value:
$8,123 (approximate, based on the last year of award)
1 year
Applications open: 
11 March 2016
Applications close: 
30 June 2016
  • Eligibility

    The scholarship is open to students who:

    • is either intermitting or has concurrent enrolment in the program degrees of  MBBS to undertake a research project as part of the requirement of -
      • concurrent MBBS/MPhil; or
      • intercalated MBBS/MPhil or MBBS/PhD; and
    • is undertaking research into the field of clinical geriatric medicine with preference given to students researching Alzheimer's disease; and
    • does not hold another scholarship that the Head considers to be similar.


Established in 1992 and maintained by the income from a gift of $48,000 from Mrs Valentine Finner in memory of her parents.
Number awarded per year: