Māori SET Trainee One Year Scholarship


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RACS Māori SET Trainee One Year Scholarship 2020

**Please note that this scholarship is not yet open. It may open at a later date in 2019 for taking up in 2020**


Maori FlagThis scholarship has been established by the RACS Indigenous Health Committee to support Māori Trainees.

Who can apply?

RACS Surgical Trainees and SET applicants who identify as being Māori.

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.


To be eligible an applicant needs to be a member or fulfil the eligibility requirements for membership of Te Ohu Rata o Aotearoa (Te ORA).

This scholarship could be used to cover one or more of the following:

  • SET registration fees
  • SET course fees
  • SET examination fees
  • Research projects
  • Mentoring Programs
  • Travel, accommodation and registration fees to attend conferences
  • Other relevant professional development activities

Please read the RACS Maori SET Trainee One Year Scholarship 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 and digitally signed application form to scholarships@surgeons.org by the closing date.

Closing Date for Applications

Midnight ACST xxxxxxxx

Applicants will be notified of outcome in early August

No late applications will be accepted.

More Information

The following article features a previous recipient of this scholarship, as reproduced from Surgical News:

James Johnson, 2017 recipient, published in the July 2018 edition

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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