Bachelor of Medical Science Scholarship in Honour of Professor Cecil Lewis [F29783], University of Western Australia (UWA)

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Title
Bachelor of Medical Science Scholarship in Honour of Professor Cecil Lewis [F29783]
Description
The late Janice Gail Adams (Jan Adams) has bequeathed a sum of money to the University of Western Australia to establish a fund to further research activity within the School of Surgery at The University of Western Australia. The bequest was made in appreciation of the clinical role performed by Emeritus Professor A. K. House during his time as Professor and Head within the UWA Department of Surgery. The established fund provides a scholarship within the Foundation Professors Bachelor of Medical Science Scholarship Program, in honour of the Foundation Professor of Surgery, Professor Cecil Lewis.

The Foundation Professors Bachelor of Medical Science Scholarship Program consists of up to 11 scholarships established to honour the 11 Founding Professors of the Medical School, and to augment research capacity through the Bachelor of Medical Science honours degree. The purpose of the program is to encourage medical students to undertake scientific medical research, to enable them to gain considerable insight into research methods and to assess their personal suitability for future medical research and a career in research and/or academia.

Payment type
Semester Installments
Value
$6000
Value unit
Per annum
Basis of award
Academic Achievement
Eligibility

(1) To be eligible to apply for a scholarship an applicant must be:

  • enrolled in the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree course at The University of Western Australia; and

  • eligible to enrol in the Bachelor of Medical Science honours degree course.

(2) To be eligible to take up the scholarship an applicant must be:

  •  enrolled in the Bachelor of Medical Science honours degree course; and

  •  undertaking a research project relevant to the discipline of Surgery.

(3) Preference is given to eligible applicants whose research project is associated with liver transplant, cancer or vascular research.

See conditions

Nationality
Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident, New Zealand Citizen, Australian Humanitarian Visa, International
Study area
Medicine and Pharmacology, Ophthalmology and Visual Science, Paediatrics and Child Health, Primary, Aboriginal and Rural Health Care, Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, Surgery, Microscopy, Characterisation and Analysis
Commencement date
01/01/2013
Applications open
01/10/2012
Applications close
15/12/2012
Tenable At
UWA Only
Currently available
Yes
Application status
Closed

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