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Scholarships & Bursaries

Medical Student ‘Aboriginal Entry Application Process’ Funding Scheme Grant

These grants are provided by the College of Health and Medicine to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students to study medicine. The Medical Student ‘Aboriginal Entry Application Process’ Funding Scheme Grant is offered to eligible Tasmanian medical students who are part of the University of Tasmania’s ‘Aboriginal Entry Application Process’.

 

Eligibility

Available to applicants who are applying to study the Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery degree in 2023 through the ‘Aboriginal Entry Application Process’. Applicants must be Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander people who meet the Commonwealth three-tiered criteria for Aboriginality. This requires that an Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person is of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent AND identifies as an Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander AND is accepted as such by the community in which he or she lives or has lived.

Amount

Up to $10,000 per year

Duration

Up to five years

Closing Date

31 October 2022

Apply

Students wishing to apply for this scholarship should apply for a ‘University of Tasmania Indigenous Scholarships'.

Application status

Closed. Applications are being assessed.