Otto and Joan Hirschfeld Scholarship in Medicine

Otto and Joan Hirschfeld Scholarship in Medicine

Australia 06 Aug 2023
The university of Queensland Australia

The university of Queensland Australia

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06 Aug 2023
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Opportunity funding
Full funding
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Enrolment status: Current UQ student
Student type: Domestic, International
Study level: Postgraduate coursework
Study level: Health and medicine
Scholarship focus: Financial hardship
Scholarship value: $4,500
Scholarship duration: 1 year
Number awarded: 1
Applications open: 17 July 2023


You're eligibile if you:

  • are enrolled full-time in 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 (i.e., Centrelink statement, ATO notice, etc.)
  • 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 2022 by Dr Brian Hirschfeld under the Queensland Commitment Scholarship Match. Dr Brian Hirschfeld wishes to commemorate the memory of his parents. His father Dr Otto Hirschfeld was Chancellor of the University from 1953 to 1957, and his mother Mrs Joan Hirschfeld established a memorial fund to support scholarships for students at UQ.

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