The Rotary Club of Wynyard will offer this scholarship to a student commencing the final two years of clinical studies in the MBBS at the University of Tasmania’s Rural Clinical School. The scholarship will encourage and support a student with an interest in rural medicine to study at the Rural Clinical School. In addition to financial support, the Club will provide honorary Club membership and offer to mentor the recipient during their studies in north-west Tasmania.
Applicants must be commencing 4th year Medicine at the University’s Rural Clinical School, and intending to complete their final two years of study with the RCS. Students must demonstrate an interest in rural medicine, undertake a General Practice attachment in Wynyard as part of the curriculum in their penultimate year, and commit to being involved with the Rotary Club of Wynyard, through regular attendance at club meetings as a guest member, and to presenting occasional reports on their progress to club meetings.
To retain this award, recipients are required to achieve a minimum Pass result in all units studied each semester.
$3,000 per year
Up to two years (subject to satisfactory performance)
Next due to be offered in 2023.