Ralph Doherty Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Contribution to Community
The university of Queensland Australia

Ralph Doherty Prize for Outstanding Achievement in Contribution to Community

Australia 27 Apr 2021


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27 Apr 2021
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This prize was established in 2017 in memory of Prof Ralph Doherty and is intended to honour his significant contribution to medical research, the broader community, and his invaluable support of UQ medical students. The prize is funded by an endowed gift from Dr Alan Van Tran and Mrs Minh Ha Tran.


4th year MD students

How to apply

Your application should include:

  • a personal statement addressing the selection criteria
  • your mySI-net unofficial studies report
  • any other documentation you think would support your application.

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

Selection criteria

Most meritorious application based on –

(i) demonstrated significant all-round contribution to the community such as social projects or voluntary community work; and

(ii) demonstrated achievement in academic research contribution; and

(iii) personal qualities, including leadership potential.


Scholarship and Awards Coordinator, Faculty of Medicine

Scholarship value : $1,000

Number awarded : 1

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