Māori SET Trainee One Year Scholarship


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RACS Māori SET Trainee One Year Scholarship 2019

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

Who can apply?

SET Trainees and SET applicants who identify as being Māori.

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


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).

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.




One year


Download the application form (PDF 159KB). Email the completed application to scholarships@surgeons.org by the closing date.

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.

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 0900
Fax: +61 8 8219 0999
Email: scholarships@surgeons.org