Applications for 2022 activity are now closed.

Who can apply? RACS Fellows
Value (annual) $77,000 stipend
Tenure Two years
Interest area Higher degree – surgical education (Canada)

This scholarship was previously known as the Fellowship in Surgical Education.

Who can apply?

To be eligible for this Fellowship, you need to be a RACS Fellow intending to enrol in a Master in Health Professions Education Program at the faculty of Health Sciences, Queen’s University, Canada.

Timing and tenure

This Fellowship is offered every two years for a two year period. The commencement date is determined by Queen’s University within 18 months of the scholarship being awarded.

Activity

The recipient may only pursue the educational activities involved in the Masters program and must be resident at the Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario for the best part of their fellowship. The Fellowship may be used to fund travel, accommodation and living expenses.

Selection

Selection is assessed via written application with shortlisted applicants invited to interview. The selection panel is comprised of representatives of the ANZ Scholarship and Grant Committee.

 

Recipient obligations

Recipients are required to present their research at the annual meeting of the Surgical Research Society of Australasia (or an agreed equivalent) at least once during, or in the 12 months following, the scholarship period.

Payment

Following receipt of the recipient’s tax invoice as requested by the Scholarships and Grants department, the stipend is paid in one installment prior to 1 March in the scholarship year. Tuition and related expenses are funded additionally by Queen's University.

To apply

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Contact

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