Yuen Family Excellence in Medical Leadership Scholarship

Summary

Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students, International students
Level of study Postgraduate
Study area Medicine
Scholarship value $12,000 in four instalments paid towards cost of Medical Leadership Program
Number awarded 1
Opening date 16 December 2019
Closing date 31 January 2020

Eligibility

An applicant is eligible for the scholarship, if the applicant:

  • submits an application to the Dean, by the closing date for applications; and
  • has successfully completed the first year of an Approved Program; and
  • is enrolled full-time in an Approved Program; and
  • has been accepted into the Medical Leadership Program.

Before you apply

If this scholarship has rules, download and read them before applying.

Selection criteria

For the selection process, the Dean must establish a selection committee, comprising:

  • the Dean, or nominee, as chair of the committee; and
  • a representative of The Yuen Family; and
  • at least one other UQ Faculty of Medicine staff member, with UQ staff comprising the majority.


The Scholarship is awarded to the applicant showing greatest merit, as demonstrated by:

  • academic achievement in courses undertaken in the Approved Program; and
  • personal qualities including leadership potential; and
  • strength of interest that the applicant demonstrates in undertaking training in medical leadership; and
  • any other matter that the selection committee considers to be relevant to the applicant’s future success in the profession of medicine.

The selection committee may decide to interview short-listed applicants. Preference will be given to applicants from rural areas.

Contact

Faculty of Medicine
07 3346 5375

Terms and conditions

The recipient may hold the Scholarship for the duration of the Medical Leadership Program, subject to the recipient:

  • achieving a GPA of at least 5 in the Approved Program in each semester of study; and
  • continuing to be enrolled full-time in an Approved Program, unless the student has completed the Approved Program prior to completing the Medical Leadership Program; and
  • completing the Medical Leadership Program within 3 years.