Graduate School of Medicine Scholarship for Indigenous Students

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Wollongong

 Scholarship Name:  Graduate School of Medicine Scholarship for Indigenous Students

 Description:  The GSM Scholarship for Indigenous Students will act as a pivotal tool for the retention of Indigenous Students at the UOW Graduate School of Medicine in their pursuit of a career as a medical practitioner.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Medicine

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $2,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship provides no less than $2,000 and no more than $10,000. The value of the scholarship will be determined by the number of eligible applications and available funding.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Indigenous Australians; be enrolled full time in an undergraduate degree at the University of Wollongong; be enrolled in Phase 1 in Autumn 2014 of a Bachelor of Medicine Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) at the University of Wollongong; demonstrate active involvement within their local community; have demonstrated financial need; and not be in receipt of any scholarship/bursary/grant worth more than $6,000 from any other source.

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, Educational disadvantage

 Study Location:  Australia – NSW: Illawarra

 Closing Date:  End November

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Scholarship Support Officer

 Contact Department:  Scholarships and Grants

 Contact Phone:  61 2 42981929

 Contact Email:

 Contact Postal Address:  Bld 17 Student Central, Northfields Avenue, University of Wollongong, NSW 2522 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of Wollongong

 Provider Phone:  61 2 42213555

 Provider Fax:  61 2 42214322

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