Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Trainee Scholarship
The Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Trainee Scholarship supports specialist trainees in obstetrics and gynaecology, prevocational doctors and medical students who will benefit in attending educational and networking events hosted by mini传媒入口.
The scholarship is open to applicants who meet the following eligibility criteria:
Applicants must be current mini传媒入口 trainees, prevocational doctors or medical students
Applicants must be Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Funds must be used within the year that the scholarship is awarded
Funds must be used for conference/workshop attendance at the mini传媒入口 Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM), Regional Scientific Meeting (RSM) or State/Territory Scientific Meetings (SSM)
At the end of the scholarship period, successful candidates must complete a financial report detailing items the funding has been allocated to, including the provision of receipts
Successful candidates must provide a short reflection of what they have gained through scientific meeting attendance, either through a written reflection or recorded conversation with a First Nations Fellow
Scholarship funds and tenure
Eight (8) scholarships of $2,500, to attend one of the following mini传媒入口 meetings:
Annual Scientific Meeting (ASM)
Regional Scientific Meeting (RSM)
State/Territory Scientific Meetings (SSMs)
First-round applications closed on 1 September 2023.
Please note that the second round of scholarships will open in mid-2024.
Congratulations to our trainees who were successful in receiving scholarships in the first round:
Dr Marissa Barker
Dr Keisha Nash
Dr Beth Campbell
Miss Denae Nicholls
For further information, please contact the mini传媒入口 Cultural and Sustainability Projects Lead, Maheshie Jayawickrama, at: