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: 
1 May 2018
Applications close: 
31 July 2018
  • Eligibility

    The scholarship is open to students who:

    (a) submit an application to the Dean, by the closing date for applications; and

    (b) is either intermitting or has concurrent enrolment in the program to undertake a research project as part of the requirement of -

    (i) concurrent MBBS/MD-MPhil; or

    (ii) intercalated MBBS/MD-MPhil or MBBS/MD-PhD; and

    (c) is undertaking research into the field of clinical geriatric medicine with preference given to students researching Alzheimer’s disease; and

    (d) does not hold another scholarship that the Dean 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: