Emmerson Family Medical Scholarship

Emmerson Family Medical Scholarship

Australia 08 Aug 2022
The university of Queensland Australia

The university of Queensland Australia

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State University
Host Country
08 Aug 2022
Study level
Opportunity type
Opportunity funding
Full funding
Eligible Countries
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Eligible Region
All Regions
Enrolment status: Current UQ student
Student type: Domestic, International
Study level: Postgraduate coursework
Study level: Health and medicine
Scholarship focus: Financial hardship
Scholarship value: $4500
Scholarship duration: Up to 4 years
Number awarded: 1
Applications open: 18 July 2022


You're eligible if you:

  • are enrolled full-time in year 1 of the Doctor of Medicine
  • can demonstrate financial hardship
  • do not hold another scholarship the Dean considers similar.

Selection criteria:

We'll consider:

  • demonstrated financial need
  • academic achievement undertaken to date in the Doctor of Medicine
  • strength of your personal statement demonstrating how the scholarship will assist the completion of the Doctor of Medicine
  • any other matter the selection committee considers relevant to your future success in your study.

About this scholarship:

Established in 2021 by Professor Brett Emmerson AM and Mrs Alanna Emmerson. Professor Emmerson is a Class of 1979 UQ medical graduate. He and his wife Alanna established this annual scholarship to assist the next generation of medical students overcome financial obstacles to achieve their career goals. As a psychiatrist, Professor Emmerson has been the Executive Director for Mental Health Services since 1997. He was also Queensland’s first Chief Psychiatrist from 1991-1994.

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