At a glance

Available to: 
Current Student
Level of study: 
Postgraduate Coursework
Year of study: 
1st - 4th year
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens
Additional requirements: 
  • Financial Hardship
  • Rural / regional area

Awarded to a financially disadvantaged MBBS or MD student with a demonstrated interest in surgery, particularly orthopaedic surgery.

Award value:
$5,137 (approximate, based on the last year of award)
The Senate may award 1 or more scholarships each year on the recommendation of the Head.
1 year
Applications open: 
3 July 2018
Applications close: 
14 August 2018
  • Eligibility

    The scholarship is open to students who:

    • are Australian citizens or Australian Permanent Residents; and
    • are enrolled in the MBBS or MD program or any dual program that includes the MBBS or MD; and
    • can provide documentary evidence of financial need.
The scholarship was established in 2011 and maintained by the income of a bequest from Ailsa Munro in memory of her much-loved late husband, Dr T.V. Stubbs-Brown, an orthopedic surgeon to encourage and support financially disadvantaged medical students with a demonstrated interest in surgery, in particular orthopaedic surgery.
Award benefits: