Herbert and Gloria Kees Scholarship


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Herbert and Gloria Kees Scholarship 2020

The Herbert and Gloria Kees Scholarship was established because of the late Gloria Joyce Kees and her compassionate foresight to leave a bequest to support medical research and/or the advancement of surgical technologies, techniques and treatments.

Who can apply?

RACS Surgical Trainees and IMGs accepted into RACS as a Trainee and Fellows who have had their Fellowship for five years or less (since 2014) are invited to apply.

SET applicants are eligible to apply in anticipation of their acceptance into the SET Program. They must be accepted into the program prior to the commencement of the scholarship.


All applicants need to demonstrate how the financial assistance will be utilised.

Please read the Herbert and Gloria Kees Scholarship policy and the Important General Conditions page before applying to ensure eligibility


$66,000 ($60,000 stipend plus $6,000 departmental maintenance).


One year


Download the Research application form (PDF 959KB).

Email the completed application to scholarships@surgeons.org by the closing date.

Closing Date for Applications

Midnight ACST Monday 15 April 2019

Applicants will be notified of outcome in early August 2019

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 0924
Email: scholarships@surgeons.org