Pomfrey Medical Trust Scholarship
The university of Queensland Australia

Pomfrey Medical Trust Scholarship

Australia 16 Jul 2021


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16 Jul 2021
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Established in 1991 by a $5,000 bequest from George Henry Pomfrey.


An applicant is eligible for the Scholarship, if the applicant –

(a)     submits an application to the Associate Dean by the closing date; and

(b)     is a full-time domestic student in accordance with the University’s Fee Policy; and

(c)     is an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Person; and

(d)    can provide documentary evidence of financial need; and

(e)    is enrolled in the Doctor of Medicine.

How to apply

Send your completed application to med.prizes@uq.edu.au.

Your application must include the following:

  1. Completed Cover Page
  2. Completed Student Income Statement (please note that payments received from Centrelink are considered as income)
  3. Centrelink Income Statement
  4. Personal statement demonstrating how the Scholarship will assist completion of the Doctor of Medicine
  5. Evidence of Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander status (see Scholarship rules 2. Definitions for more information)

Selection criteria

The Scholarship is awarded to the applicant showing greatest merit, as demonstrated by –

(a)     evidence of financial need; and

(b)     strength of personal statement demonstrating how the Scholarship will assist completion of the Doctor of Medicine; and

(c)     any other matter that the selection committee deems relevant.

Preference will be given to applicants who do not hold another scholarship that the Associate Dean considers to be similar.


Desirée George

Scholarship value : $5,000

Number awarded : 1

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