• Who can apply?

    Applications for 2022 activity are now closed.

    To be eligible for this scholarship, you need to be a RACS Fellow, Specialist International Medical Graduate (SIMG) or SET Trainee.

    You may not re-apply if you have previously received this scholarship.

  • Value
    $10,000
  • Activity
    Your activity needs to focus on research into the efficacy of existing surgical education or innovation of new surgical education practices.
  • Selection
    Selection is via assessment of the written application only.

    The selection panel is comprised of representatives of:

    - the ANZ Scholarship and Grant Committee
    - the Academy of Surgical Educators
    - the Professional Development and Standards Board
  • Recipient obligations
    Recipients will be required to:

    - submit scholarship research for presentation at the Surgical Education stream of RACS Annual Scientific Congress, during or in the 12 months following the scholarship period
    - speak at ASE events when invited
  • Payment
    This scholarship will be paid directly to the recipient, upon receipt of a valid tax invoice as requested by the Scholarship and Grant department. Payment will be made in one instalment prior to 1 March in the scholarship year.
  • To apply

    Your application needs to include a summary of your experience in obtaining and delivering surgical education research projects, along with the anticipated future contribution you will make to surgical education in Australia and/or Aotearoa New Zealand.

    Before applying, please read:

    - general information on the Scholarships and Grants Program 
    - program conditions and recipient obligations 
    - conditions specific to this opportunity as stated on this page

  • Contact
    Scholarships and grants department
    Telephone: +61 8 8219 0924
    Email: scholarships@surgeons.org