Ralph Doherty Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Contribution to Community


Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Postgraduate
Study area Medicine
Scholarship value $1,000
Scholarship duration 1 year
Number awarded 1
Opening date 16 March 2021
Closing date 27 April 2021


This prize was established in 2017 in memory of Prof Ralph Doherty and is intended to honour his significant contribution to medical research, the broader community, and his invaluable support of UQ medical students. The prize is funded by an endowed gift from Dr Alan Van Tran and Mrs Minh Ha Tran.


4th year MD students

Applications are closed.

Before you get started

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them.

How to apply

Please click HERE to submit an application.

Note the following:

Your personal statement must address the selection criteria.

Selection criteria

Most meritorious application based on –

(i) demonstrated significant all-round contribution to the community such as social projects or voluntary community work; and

(ii) demonstrated achievement in academic research contribution; and

(iii) personal qualities, including leadership potential.

Applications are closed.

Scholarship rules


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

Terms and conditions

The prize may be awarded to a group of students and the award money split equally.

Applications are closed.