Dr Paul Baker Scholarship

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  Monash University

 Scholarship Name:  Dr Paul Baker Scholarship

 Description:  The Dr Paul Baker Scholarship was established in 1996 by Dr John Serry in memory of Dr Paul Baker, who was in general practice in Yarram, Victoria for 30 years. The scholarship was introduced to assist rural students studying the Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery with relocation and living away from home expenses.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Graduate Entry), Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Medicine

 Subjects:  Medical-surgical, Medicine, Surgery

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Comment:  The value of the scholarship varies depending upon funding and is to assist students with relocation and living away from home expenses.

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian or New Zealand citizens, Australian permanent residents, or permanent humanitarian visa holders; be commencing or continuing full-time undergraduate students; be enrolled, or intending to enrol, in the Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery at a Monash campus in Australia; be able to demonstrate financial disadvantage; and have moved from a regional or remote area. Selection is based on academic merit and need and offered to the highest achieving students. Tenure is dependent on maintaining full-time enrolment.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage, Rural and isolated area resident

 Study Location:  Australia – VIC: Melbourne Metropolitan

 Closing Date:  End October

 Other Details:  The scholarship cannot be deferred.

 Number Per Year:  1

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Coursework Scholarships Unit

 Contact Phone:  61 3 99026011

 Contact Fax:  61 3 99053263

 Contact Email:  scholarships@adm.monash.edu.au

 Contact Postal Address:  Caulfield Student Service Centre, PO Box 197, Caulfield East, VIC 3145 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  Monash University

 Provider Phone:  61 3 99054000

 Provider Fax:  61 3 99054007

 Provider Website:  http://www.monash.edu.au (opens in new window)