• Who can apply?

    To be eligible for this grant, you need to be a RACS Fellow or SET Trainee.

    FRACS applicants, SET applicants and Specialist International Medical Graduates (SIMGs) may apply for this grant providing they meet the eligibility requirements outlined in the Applying to the Scholarships and Grants Program webpages.

  • Value
    $10,000 (up to two)
  • Activity

    The grant funds international travel to obtain further training and experience at a specialist colorectal unit.

  • Selection

    The selection panel is comprised of representatives of the ANZ Scholarship and Grant Committee.

  • How to apply
    Your application is to include:

    - your career and employment details
    - your activity proposal including: how your activity will benefit your professional development; and contribute to improving Australian and/or Aotearoa New Zealand surgical standards and knowledge base
    - the expected outcomes of your activity
    - proposed costs
    - name and email addresses for two referees (recommenders) who will then receive an invitation to view parts of your online application and provide a recommendation.
  • Conditions and application

    Applications for the 2023 program have now closed. 

    - general information on the Scholarships and Grants Program
    program conditions and recipient obligations
    - conditions specific to this grant (PDF 314.52KB) as stated on this page

  • Contact
    Scholarships and grants department

    Phone: +61 08 8219 0940
    Email: scholarships@surgeons.org