Dr Terry Farquharson Medical Scholarship

Applications open
9am, Monday 5 December 2022
Applications close
5pm, Friday 24 February 2023
Payment per year
$5,000
Duration
1 year
Program
Bachelor of Medical Studies or Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
Degree
Undergraduate
Citizenship
Australian Citizens
Type of Scholarship
Academic
Financial Need
Available In
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
Available To
Current

Dr Terry Farquharson, BParm, MBBS, MAppSci, FACSEP, has had a rewarding medical career as the result of completing a medical degree at the University of Adelaide.  Dr Farquharson has kindled an interest in helping students who may be financially disadvantaged to achieve the same benefits from a medical career. Two scholarships will be awarded to continuing students studying the Bachelor of Medical Studies or Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery at the University of Adelaide. 

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must:

  • Be a continuing student studying the Bachelor of Medical Studies or Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
  • Be an Australian Citizen
  • Be enrolled on a full time basis in a Commonwealth Supported Place
  • Demonstrate you are in financial need*

* Applicants must demonstrate financial need and provide supporting documentary evidence at the time of application, e.g. details of income tested Commonwealth income support payment, such as Youth Allowance, Austudy, ABSTUDY benefits, or other details of their financial circumstances.

Selection of the successful candidate will be made according to:

  • Academic merit (GPA)
  • Financial need
  • Answers to questions on the application form
  • Preference will be given to students in the second year of the Bachelor of Medical Studies or third year of the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery program

Important Information:

  • You must meet all of the above listed criteria to be eligible to apply
  • The Scholarship must be taken up in the year in which it is offered
  • Students receiving other University of Adelaide Scholarships may not apply for this Scholarship
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