Karl David Yeomans Prize

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Study level
Undergraduate; Graduate Coursework; Graduate Research; Other
Category
Prize
Enrolment status
Current student
Study Area
All
Origin
Multiple donations
Fund source
Perpetual Trust (UOM)
Fund basis

UTR6.72.240

About

Applications now open for 2017.

Donor: The Yeomans and Buxton families, their friends and associates, to establish a prize in memory of the late Karl David Yeomans. Karl, a poet, died from brain cancer at age 33, and was the son of Professor Neville Yeomans, formerly Associate Dean (Academic Programs) in the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences, and also formerly Head of the Department of Medicine at The Western Hospital.

Benefits

The value of this year's prize is $750.

Disclaimer: The benefit amount for this award is approximate. It will be confirmed at the time of awarding and determined by the committee according to the terms of the award.

Eligibility

This award is open to all students studying in the MDHS faculty.

Selection

The winner will be determined by the Karl David Yeomans Prize Committee comprising of three University of Melbourne staff.

Application

Student's should submit a 3000-word essay on the topic of brain cancer.

Students should submit their essay to kelsie.kruse@unimelb.edu.au with an application covering letter.

Deadline for this year's applications is Monday, 23rd of October 2017.

Enquiries

Please contact the MMS Prize Administrator at mms-postgrad@unimelb.edu.au.

More information

Application covering letter can be found here.

Scholarship Management

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

School

Medical School; Biomedical Sciences; Psychological Sciences; Population and Global Health; Health Sciences; Dental School