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Richard Hays Foundation Dean of Medicine Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Bursary

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Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  James Cook University

 Scholarship Name:  Richard Hays Foundation Dean of Medicine Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Bursary

 Description:  The Bursary was founded in 2013 with funds donated by Professor Richard Hays founding Dean of Medicine at James Cook University and recognises the academic achievement and community involvement of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander medical students. The successful applicant will be selected based upon their: academic merit or potential; demonstrated community engagement, leadership, and advocacy for health; and promoting aspirations of Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Honours), Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Medicine

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $1,500

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $1,500 for one year or such amount as the Selection Committee may determine from time to time. The value of the scholarship in the final year of the award (2019) shall be $1,500 plus the balance of interest accrued on the account.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens; be of Australian Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent; be admitted to the Bachelor of Medicine/Bachelor of Surgery; be enrolled full-time in their 2nd, 3rd, 4th or 5th year of study; and have not previously been a recipient of the Richard Hays Foundation Dean of Medicine Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Bursary.

 Target Group:  Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent

 Study Location:  Australia - QLD: North Queensland

 Closing Date:  31 March

 Other Details:  The bursary will be supported for 6 years from 2014 -2019 inclusive.

 Scholarship Website:  http://www.jcu.edu.au/scholarships/specific/JCU_139748.html (opens in new window)

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Department:  Scholarships Office

 Contact Phone:  61 7 47815528

 Contact Email:  scholarships@jcu.edu.au

 Contact Postal Address:  James Cook University, Townsville, QLD 4811 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  James Cook University

 Provider Phone:  61 1800 246446

 Provider Fax:  61 7 47816295

 Provider Website:  http://www.jcu.edu.au (opens in new window)


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