Selwyn-Smith Medical Research Prize

Opens
1st Jan 2019
Closes
30th Jun 2019
Study level
Graduate Research
Category
Prize
Enrolment status
Alumnus; Other
Study Area
All
Origin
Bequest
Fund source
Perpetual Trust (UOM)
Fund basis

UTR6.147

About

Donor: The late Emily Florence Selwyn-Smith.

Benefits

$6,000 next awarded in 2019.

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 candidates whose original medical research has made an important contribution to medicine since the last award of the prize being 2016.

No professor in any Australian university is eligible to compete for the prize.

Selection

Awarded to the candidate from amongst those applying for the prize whose original research has made, in the opinion of the committee, the most important contribution to medicine since the last award of the prize. Open for competition thereafter in every third year.

Application

To apply, candidates must:

1. Complete an application form

2. Provide a  statement outlining the main purpose and trend of his or her research, and

3. Provide a record of their original research consisting of papers published during the three years immediately preceding the date on which entries for the prize close with the optional addition of manuscripts suitable for publication embodying the unpublished results of work done during that period.

Note:  Provided that where a candidate considers that knowledge of his or her previous work is necessary to the correct evaluation of this record he or she may also submit a published or unpublished account of such work.

Outcome

The successful candidate will be notified in writing.

Enquiries

Please contact Dr David Lane, Collaboration and Funding Coordinator, Research Development, david.lane@unimelb.edu.au

Scholarship Management

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

School

Medical School