Dr Paul Stuart McCarthy Memorial Prize

Dr Paul Stuart McCarthy Memorial Prize

Australia 26 Oct 2021
The university of Queensland Australia

The university of Queensland Australia

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State University
Host Country
26 Oct 2021
Study level
Opportunity type
Opportunity funding
Full funding
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Eligible Region
All Regions


Established in 2008 and maintained by the income from a donation of $25,000 by Mrs Haila McCarthy on behalf of her family, in memory of her son Dr Paul Stuart McCarthy.


Year 4 Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery or Doctor of Medicine program students have undertaken an approved clinincal rotation in the year of the award and have completed this rotation either interstate or overseas.

How to apply

Your application should include:

  • a report of no more that 1000 words outlining your interstate/overseas experience
  • a personal statement addressing the selection criteria
  • your MySinet unofficial studies report
  • any other documentation you think would support your application.

Email completed applications to med.prizes@uq.edu.au.

Selection criteria

Awarded to the most meritorious student based on -

(i)      a report of no more than 1000 words on their interstate or overseas study experience; and

(ii)     a personal statement addressing the following:

(A)    integrity of character; and

(B)    contribution to the UQMS; and

(C)    involvement in community service; and

(D)    demonstrated interest in sport or adventure or both.


Scholarship and Awards Coordinator, Faculty of Medicine

Scholarship value : $2,000

Number awarded : 1

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