Melbourne Scholarships

Melbourne Medical Postgraduate Committee Gordon-Taylor Scholarship

The Melbourne Medical Postgraduate Committee Gordon-Taylor Scholarship was established with an anonymous donation given to the Melbourne Medical Postgraduate Committee. The scholarship was establish in honour and memory of the late Sir Gordon Gordon-Taylor, a great British surgeon whose lifetime interest in Australia and Australian doctors advanced the standards of medicine and surgery in this country.

The scholarship is awarded to medical graduates undertaking a graduate research degree in the in the fields of medicine and surgery or either of them.

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 $10,000 per year (pro rata).

Eligibility

To be considered for this scholarship, you must:

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

Application

Future graduate research students of the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences must complete an online application for course and scholarship.

Students who are currently enrolled in the research degree for which they seek the scholarship must complete an online application for the Graduate Research Scholarships group. You are not required to list the trust scholarship(s) for which you are applying.

Recipients of trust funded scholarships are required to reapply annually (by 31 October) or their scholarship funding will cease.

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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