William Nathaniel Robertson Scholarship


Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Postgraduate, Higher Degree by Research
Study area Medicine
Scholarship value At least $2000 but limited to the annual income from the fund
Scholarship duration 1 year
Number awarded 1
Opening date 15 June 2020
Closing date 27 July 2020


The purpose of this scholarship is to enable a student to undertake a research project as part of the requirements for the MBBS/MD-MPhil or MBBS/MD-PhD programs.

The scholarship was founded in 1984 by a bequest of $10,000 under the will of Clara Joan Roe, in memory of her father, William Nathaniel Robertson, Vice-Chancellor of the University 1926-1938.


Students undertaking a research project towards the degrees of MBBS/MD-MPhil or MBBS/MD-PhD.

Applications are closed.

Before you get started

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them.

How to apply

Your application should include:

  • an outline of your proposed research project 
  • the tangible benefits that may result from the completed project
  • your studies report and
  • any other documentation you think would support your application.

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

Selection criteria

The award of the scholarship is based on the candidates academic results, the quality of the proposed research, and any other matters the Dean, Faculty of Medicine considers relevant.

Applications are closed.


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