McConnochie Scholarship

Applications open
9am, Monday 17 January 2022
Applications close
5pm, Friday 1 April 2022
Payment per year
Up to 3 years
Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery
Australian Citizens
Australian Permanent Residents
Type of Scholarship
Financial Need
Available In
Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences
Available To

The McConnochie Scholarships have been established to commemorate the memory of Robert Alexander Murray McConnochie.

Up to three scholarships will be available to undergraduate students who have successfully completed the work of the first three years of the program leading to the degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) at the University of Adelaide.

Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents of Australia undertaking study as a Commonwealth supported student and must remain enrolled on a full time basis

The McConnochie Scholarships will provide assistance with education and living costs to the amount of $10,000 per year for three students for the fourth, fifth and sixth, or fifth and sixth years of each student’s program, subject to the maintenance of a satisfactory academic performance in each semester of enrolment for up to three years.

Selection for this scholarship will be made according to financial need.

Applicants must be able to demonstrate financial need by providing supporting documentary evidence at the time of application, eg details of income tested Commonwealth income support payment, such as Youth Allowance, Austudy, ABSTUDY benefits, or other details of their financial circumstances.

After submitting the online scholarship application please contact Student Care Inc. to arrange a time for a short interview, Ground Floor, Lady Symon Building, Ph: 8313 5430 / email:

Please take your financial supporting documentation to the interview.