MAIC-RACS Trauma Scholarship


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MAIC-RACS Trauma Scholarship 2020

The MAIC-RACS Trauma Scholarship was established from a grant from the Queensland Motor Accident Insurance Commission (MAIC) being matched by the Foundation for Surgery to enable RACS to offer funding for research into trauma.

Who can apply?

RACS Fellows and Trainees

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.


Proposed research may be in epidemiology, prevention, protection, rehabilitation and/or immediate or definitive management in trauma. It is not a requirement that the research be conducted in Queensland but it must be shown that the potential benefits flowing from the research will assist people in Queensland.

Please read the MAIC-RACS Trauma Scholarship policy and the  Important General Conditions page before applying to ensure eligibility




One year


Download the Research application form (PDF 959KB).

Email the completed application to by the closing date.

Closing Date for Applications

Midnight ACST Thursday 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:

Emily Ryan, 2017 recipient, May 2018 edition (PDF 2901KB)
Eric Chung, 2015 recipient, June 2016 edition (PDF 227KB)
Michael Wagels, 2010 recipient, May 2011 edition (PDF 624KB)


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

Telephone: +61 8 8219 0924

RACS Scholarship and Grant website pages