Scholarships

Rural Doctors Association of Queensland Prize

UQ is offering a $1,000 prize for a final year medical student interested in attending the RDAQ conference. This will include a $250 cash award and about $700 in registration to attend the Rural Doctors Association annual conference in Brisbane June 7-9th. Further details are below, make sure to get your application in by the 31st of March!

Eligibility: Students who are:
(a) domestic students as defined in the Fee Rules; and
(b) enrolled in Year 4 of the MD or MBBS program; and
(c) members of the student rural support club, Towards Rural and Outback Health Professionals in Queensland (TROHPIQ).
Basis for Award: Most outstanding applicant based on:
(a) a personal statement, less than 500 words, demonstrating interest in a career in rural medicine; and
(b) evidence of the student’s participation in activities of TROHPIQ.
Nature of Prize: $250 and one honorary subscription to the Rural Doctors Association of Queensland Annual Conference, at which a commemorative plaque will be presented.
Application Due Date: 31 March annually
Background: This prize was established in 1994 and maintained by an annual gift from the Rural Doctors Association of Queensland.
Application Details Please email all applications for this Scholarship to med.prizes@uq.edu.au

 

John Flynn Placement Program – click here for more information

NSW Rural Doctors Network Scholarships: 
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