Karl Kessler Memorial Prize


Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Postgraduate
Study area Medicine
Scholarship value $500
Scholarship duration 1 year
Number awarded 1
Opening date 12 October 2020
Closing date 23 November 2020


This prize is available to the third-year MD/MBBS student who submits the best application outlining their approved end of year elective in the field of infectious disease.


Third-year MBBS or MD student who plans to undertake an approved end-of-year elective in the field of infectious disease.

Applications are closed.

Before you get started

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How to apply

Your application should include:

  • a report outlining your elective and the expected outcomes
  • your mySI-net studies report.

Email completed applications to med.prizes@uq.edu.au.

Selection criteria

The best application addressing the following criteria:

  • outline of the elective in the field of infectious disease; and
  • expected outcomes
Applications are closed.


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

Terms and conditions

On their return, the recipient must submit an essay outlining their elective experience. The essay will be reproduced in the annual UQMS magazine.

Applications are closed.