Academy of Surgical Educators Surgical Education Research Scholarship


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Academy of Surgical Educators Surgical Education Research Scholarship 2019

The Academy of Surgical Educators Surgical Education Research Scholarship has been established to encourage surgeons to conduct research into the efficacy of existing surgical education or innovation of new surgical education practices.

This Scholarship is governed under the auspices of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons' Professional Development and Standards Board (PDSB) through the Academy of Surgical Educators (ASE). The ASE Surgical Education Research Scholarship Selection Committee (Selection Committee) has been convened to oversight the implementation of the Scholarship.

 Who can apply?

Applications of the Scholarship are open to RACS Fellows, Surgical Trainees and International Medical Graduates (IMGs). The applicant must be a permanent resident or citizen of Australia or New Zealand.

Applicants to surgical training are also eligible to apply for a scholarship in anticipation of their acceptance into the SET Program. They must be accepted into the SET Program prior to the commencement of the scholarship in order to take up the award.


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 also essential that you read the  Important General Conditions (PDF 80KB) to ensure your eligibility.

The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of the applicant's expected contribution to the body of knowledge in surgical education in Australia and New Zealand.




One scholarship year


Download the ASE Surgical Education Scholarship application form (PDF 347KB). Email the completed application to by the closing date. Please note that two written references are required. There is no pro forma - letter form will suffice.

Closing Date for Applications

Midnight ACST Thursday 26 April 2018

Applicants will be notified of outcome in early August 2018

No late applications will be accepted


ANZ Scholarship & Grant Coordinator
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
199 Ward Street
North Adelaide SA 5006 Australia

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