MDHS Scholarship- Physiotherapy

Opens
19th Jun 2017
Closes
21st Jul 2017
Study level
Graduate Coursework
Category
Scholarship
Fund basis

UTR6.300

Origin
Appeal
Fund source
Perpetual Trust (UOM)
Study Area
[1504561]

About

The Physiotherapy Department’s vision in teaching and learning is focussed on creating a new generation of exceptional physiotherapists who will be trained to pursue excellence, professional commitment, research and leadership. It is the aim of the scholarship fund to provide support for talented students who would otherwise be unable to complete studies in physiotherapy or higher degree research and to access world-class education at the University of Melbourne.

Benefits

The duration of the scholarship is up to 1 year. The award provides a fortnightly allowance, with a sum total of $10,000 per year.

Eligibility

To be considered for this scholarship students must be enrolled and have commenced study in an entry-to-practice Physiotherapy degree program. Preference is given to those who are in financial need. This scholarship is open to domestic and international students.

Selection

The scholarship/s will be awarded to the student who demonstrates the most compelling case for support. Particular emphasis will also be given to the applicant/s potential, as set out in the scholarship application, to make a contribution to the discipline of Physiotherapy. Financial circumstances will also be considered.

Application

Eligible students must submit  an online Financial Aid Grant application by the closing date AND complete and submit scholarship application form DOC, 150 KB that includes a 750 word statement of how the scholarship will support your studies.

Outcome

Successful candidates will be advised of the outcome of their application within 4-6 weeks of the closing date.

Enquiries

All enquiries should be directed to: the physio-enquiries@unimelb.edu.au.

More information

Successful recipients are required to complete the MDHS Scholarship Acceptance form and to thank their donors.

Scholarship Management

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

School

Health Sciences