Vera Scantlebury Brown Scholarship

Study level
Graduate Coursework; Graduate Research; Alumni
Category
Scholarship
Enrolment status
Current student
Study Area
Paediatrics
Origin
Bequest
Fund source
Perpetual Trust (UOM)
Fund basis

UTR6.225

About

Donor: A public appeal was established in 1946 to commemorate the work of Dr Vera Scantlebury Brown, OBE Director of Maternal Welfare and Pre-School Welfare in Victoria.

Benefits

  • The Recipient will receive up to $6,000 in 2016

Every applicant shall at the time of her selection agree that within a period of no more than 12 months from the date of her completion of her study she shall return to Victoria and work for at least 12 months in the area in which she has gained training and experience.

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

The scholarships are to be open to women who are graduates or have such other qualifications as the committee considers appropriate, in child welfare, medicine, nursing, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, preschool teaching and social work.

Selection

Selection of the The Vera Scantlebury Brown Child Welfare Memorial Trust Scholarship is based on three main criteria: personal circumstances, academic merit, and strength of supporting documents.

Application

Applications for the Vera Scantlebury Brown Child Welfare Memorial Trust Scholarship for 2016 are now being accepted.

Applications  for this Scholarship must be in writing to the Trustees on the approved application form and reach the Secretary to the Trust on or before Thursday 30th June 2016.

More information

Please contact Helen D’Cruz on  9345 6671 or hdcruz@unimelb.edu.au

Scholarship Management

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

School

Medical School