Double Degree Science Medicine Diversity Scholarship

Established in 2010 by the Faculty of Science, the Scholarship, valued at $6,000, supports Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students enrolled in the Double Degree Medicine Program. 

Scholarship details

Value: $6,000 approx. total

Duration: Duration of the program

Application dates

Closed

Close: 31/01/2022

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This scholarship is for:

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants

Areas of study:

  • Medicine
  • Science and mathematics

At Institution:

  • University of Sydney

Study level:

  • Undergraduate

Study Load:

  • Full Time

Location:

  • ACT
  • NSW
  • NT
  • SA
  • QLD
  • TAS
  • VIC
  • WA

Eligibility Criteria

You must:

  • be an Australian citizen
  • identify as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander as defined in the University of Sydney’s Confirmation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Identity Policy 2015 
  • have received your offer of admission through the Gadigal Program
  • have completed between 48 and 60 credit points in their Bachelor of Science/Doctor of Medicine (BSc/MD) with a current Annual Average Mark (AAM) of 65 or above
  • be enrolled in full-time study and proceeding on to your second year of study in your Bachelor of Science/Doctor of Medicine (BSc/MD).

How to Apply

No application is required, as eligible candidates will be automatically considered. The successful candidate will be informed by email by end January.

Further Information

Selection Criteria

  • The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit.
  • The Scholarship will be awarded on the nomination of the Dean of Science and the Dean of the Sydney Medical School, or their nominated delegates.

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