Academy of Surgical Educators Surgical Education Research Scholarship


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Academy of Surgical Educators Surgical Education Research Scholarship 2018

This Scholarship was established to encourage surgeons to conduct research into the efficacy of existing surgical education or innovation of new surgical education practices.

Who can apply

RACS Fellows, SET Trainees, SET applicants and IMGs


Applicants must be enrolled in, or intending to enrol in, a higher degree. Preference will be given to those with the topic relevant to the practice of surgery outside of metropolitan areas.

Please make sure you go to the Scholarships Policies web page to read the full Conditions contained in the specific policy for this award before applying. It is essential that you read the Important General Conditions (PDF 80KB) to ensure your eligibility.




One scholarship year


There is no application form for this Scholarship. Applicants must provide and be assessed on the following:

  • CV
  • 2 Referees' reports
  • Details of the approximate cost of their proposed program
  • A statement summarising their personal experience in obtaining and delivering surgical education research projects and the anticipated future they will make to surgical education in Australia and New Zealand

Please email a digitally signed copy of the application to

If you have trouble with this, please send a hand-signed copy to the Scholarship Program Coordinator at the address below.

Closing Date for Applications

Midnight ACST 26 April 2017

Applicants will be notified of outcome in early August 2017

More Information

Read about the Academy of Surgical Educators


Scholarship Program Co-ordinator
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
199 Ward Street
North Adelaide SA 5006 Australia

Telephone: +61 8 8219 0900
Fax: +61 8 8219 0999