Velma Stanley Award
- Study level
- Graduate Coursework; Graduate Research
- Study Area
- Individual donation
- Fund source
- Perpetual Trust (UOM)
- Fund basis
Applications not yet open for 2017
An MD Connect announcement will be posted notifying students when applications are open sometime in Semester 2.
Donor: Charles Orr Stanley, C.B.E., created the prize in memory of Velma Stanley who graduated as a Bachelor of Science in the University in 1925 and who was interested in the development of work in the field of addiction and although living abroad since 1935 maintained an interest in the University.
$5,000 (2 x $2,500)
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.
Awarded annually to a person, not necessarily a candidate for a degree or a diploma, who has submitted an essay of sufficient merit on a subject relating to addiction. Open to graduates and undergraduates from any discipline. Not restricted to MD students.
Students should submit a 3000-5000 word essay on the topic of addiction.
Please contact the MMS Prize Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org.