Hugh Johnston Travel Grant


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The Find a Surgeon directory is a listing of active Fellows of the Royal Australasian College of Surgeons who meet the requirements of the College's Continuing Professional Development (CPD) Program and have opted to be on the list. This list excludes retired or inactive Fellows.


Hugh Johnston Travel Grant 2020

This Grant arose from a generous bequest of the late Eugenie Johnston in memory of her late husband, Dr Charles Hugh Johnston, MBBS. It is designed to assist needy and deserving RACS Fellows and Trainees to take time away from clinical positions to gain specialist knowledge/expertise overseas in a field to benefit the Fellow/Trainee, RACS and the community.

Who can apply

RACS Fellows and current Trainees

Note that this grant is not available for SET applicants.


Please read the Hugh Johnston Travel Grant policy and the Important General Conditions page before applying to ensure eligibility




One year


Download the Travel and Education application form (PDF 1355KB).

Email the completed application to 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

More Information

The following articles feature previous recipients of this scholarship, as reproduced from Surgical News:

Sebastian King, 2014 recipient, March 2016 edition (PDF 322KB)

Sebastian King, 2014 recipient, March 2015 edition (PDF 299KB)

Arul Bala, 2012 recipient, October 2013 edition (PDF 915KB)


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

Telephone: +61 8 8219 0924