Nancy Lewis Scholarship

Study level
Graduate Coursework
Category
Scholarship
Enrolment status
Current student
Study Area
All
Origin
Individual donation
Fund source
Perpetual Trust (UOM)
Fund basis

UTR 6.348

About

Donor: Dr Anne Brooks, an ophthalmologist from Melbourne East, donated $100,000 to the University with the purpose of establishing The Nancy Lewis Scholarship fund to be used to provide an annual scholarship(s) for a medical student(s) enrolled in the Doctor of Medicine or equivalent in the Melbourne Medical School, University of Melbourne. The donation memorialises the donors late mother Dr Nancy Lewis who was also an ophthalmologist.

Benefits

$5,000

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

Open to medical students enrolled in the Doctor of Medicine degree or equivalent and awarded based on:

  • academic excellence,
  • financial need, and
  • sustained involvement while at university in a significant extra-curricular activity such as sport or music.

Selection

Recipients will be selected by the Melbourne Medical School Scholarships and Bursary Allocation Committee made up of senior professional and academic staff members of the School. The selection of recipients is based on the applicant’s financial aid ranking as provided by the University Scholarships office.

Application

To apply please visit the student grants webpage

Outcome

Students will be notified of the student bursary outcomes in late May.

Students will be asked to submit a personal statement if they have made the shortlist. Shortlisted candidates will be notified in late May.

Enquiries

Please contact mms-postgrad@unimelb.edu.au

More information

Students will be asked to submit a personal statement if they have made the shortlist. Shortlisted candidates will be notified in late May.

Scholarship Management

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

School

Medical School