Tour de Cure
Cancer Research Scholarship 2020
Tour de Cure is an Australian charity, entirely dedicated to
raising funds for research into curing and preventing cancer.
Through it's cycling tours and events across Australia, Tour de
Cure raises funds for cancer research, support and prevention
projects. Together with the Foundation for Surgery, Tour de Cure
has generously offered to fund the prestigious Tour de Cure Cancer
Who can apply
Applications for this Scholarship are open to RACS Fellows and
Trainees, conditional on the applicant being a permanent resident
or citizen of Australia or New Zealand, or an International Medical
Graduate (IMG) accepted into RACS as a Trainee.
Please read the Tour de Cure Cancer Resarch Scholarship
policy and the Important
General Conditions page before applying to ensure
The Gross value of this scholarship is $125,000 ($112,500
stipend plus $12,500 department maintenance). The successful
applicant will be required to procure $25,000 of this amount from
their research department, with RACS funding $100,000.
Download the Research application form (PDF
Email the completed and digitally signed application form to email@example.com
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.
To see more information on Tour de Cure, please go to www.tourdecure.com.au, including their Funding
Please read an article about Tour de Cure (PDF 1146KB) as
produced in the February 2014 edition of Surgical News
The following articles feature previous recipients of this
scholarship, as reproduced from Surgical News:
Anthony Glover, 2016
recipient, April 2017 edition Surgical News (PDF 173KB)
Gogos, 2015 recipient, October 2015 edition (PDF
Shukla, 2014 recipient, April 2016 edition (PDF 273KB)
ANZ Scholarship & Grant Coordinator
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
199 Ward Street
North Adelaide SA 5006 Australia
Telephone: +61 8 8219 0924