Melbourne Scholarships

RJ Fletcher Research Scholarship

The R.J. Fletcher Research Scholarship was established with a bequest from the late Richard Jaques Fletcher.

The scholarship is awarded to students undertaking a graduate research degree in the fields of cancer or anaesthetics, including the use of anaesthetics for the prevention and relief of suffering.

See University's Trust Record for more detailed information.

This scholarship is one of several trust-funded scholarships available through the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences for students who have applied for, or are enrolled in a graduate research degree of the faculty.


Benefits

The duration of the scholarship is up to 1 year. The scholarship provides a fortnightly allowance of approximately $10,500 per year (pro rata).

Eligibility

To be considered for this scholarship, you must:

  • be applying for or enrolled in a graduate research degree of the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, and undertaking a research concerning cancer or anaesthetics.
  • satisfy the faculty's eligibility standards for course and scholarship.

Application

You must apply for this scholarship by submitting an application form.  (Link for the application form will be provided when the scholarship is open for applications)

Selection

Eligible candidates are selected by the Faculty Research Training Committee on the basis of academic merit and the terms of the trust.

Outcome

Successful candidates will be advised of the outcome of their application according to the Faculty's published timelines.

More information

This scholarship is subject to the MDHS Graduate Research Trust Scholarships Terms and Conditions.

If you have any further queries, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Past recipients of this scholarship.

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