Summary

Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Postgraduate
Study area Medicine
Scholarship value At least $9,000, but limited to the annual income of the fund
Scholarship duration 1 year
Number awarded 1
Opening date 16 July 2020
Closing date 27 August 2020

Description

Established in 2019 by an anonymous donor under the Create Change Scholarship Match Initiative and maintained by income generated from the endowment fund.

Eligibility

An applicant is eligible for the Scholarship, if the applicant –

(a) can demonstrate financial need;
(b) submits an application to the Dean, by the closing date for applications; (c) is enrolled full-time in the Doctor of Medicine at The University of Queensland; and
(d) does not hold a scholarship that the Dean considers to be similar.

Before you get started

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them.

How to apply

Please complete and submit the following documents to med.prizes@uq.edu.au by the deadline. Late applications will not be accepted.

  • Application Cover Page
  • Student Income Statement

 

Selection criteria

The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of the following criteria –
(a) evidence of financial need;
(b) academic achievement in courses undertaken to date in the Doctor of Medicine; and
(c) any other matter that the selection committee considers to be relevant to the applicant's future
success in the medical profession.

Contact

Scholarship and Awards Coordinator, Faculty of Medicine
(07) 3346 5375

Terms and conditions

(1) The recipient may hold the Scholarship for up to one year, subject to the recipient –
(a) continuing to be enrolled full-time in the Doctor of Medicine; and
(b) maintaining Satisfactory Academic Progress in each semester that the Scholarship is held.

(2) If a recipient fails to satisfy rule 6(1), the recipient must show cause to the Dean why the Scholarship should not be cancelled.

(3) The Scholarship may not be deferred.

Terminology

In these rules-
Dean means the Medical Dean, Faculty of Medicine.
Satisfactory Academic Progress means meeting the requirements to remain enrolled in accordance with the University’s Academic Progression Procedure and the Doctor of Medicine Program Rules.
Scholarship means the UQ Medicine Create Change Scholarship