Hector Maclean Scholarship

Opens
31st Aug 2021
Closes
1st Oct 2021
Study level
Undergraduate
Category
Scholarship
Enrolment status
Current student
Study Area
Surgery
Origin
Bequest
Fund source
Perpetual Trust (UOM)
Fund basis

UTR 6.220

About

Donor: The late Mrs Joan Margaret Dickson bequethed $60,000 as a tribute to the work done by Dr Hector Maclean during the years he was resident in Melbourne.

To award to a research student in the department of Ophthalmology (‘the department’).

Also known as the Hector Maclean 'Summer' Scholarship.

Benefits

$4450, to be divided amongst successful recipients at a maximum of $1600 per student and paid as a lump sum.

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 University of Melbourne students enrolled in a science, biomedicine, medicine, or other relevant degree.

Selection

Recipients of the scholarship will be selected based on the application and an interview.

Application

Applications open on Tuesday 31 August and close at 5 pm on Friday 1 October 2021. Further information can be found at www.cera.org.au

Outcome

Successful applicants will be notified of the outcome by end of October 2021.

Enquiries

All enquiries to cera-education@unimelb.edu.au

More information

The duration of the scholarship is 4-8 weeks, full-time or part-time, dependent on the supervisor’s approval. This period can comprise a placement in either:
Block 1 (22 November to 17 December 2021) or
Block 2 (24 January to 18 February 2022) not including the Christmas closure period (24 December 2021 to 3 January 2022, inclusive).

Positions can run across both Block 1 and 2 with PI approval, with exact dates to be negotiated between the student and supervisor.

Scholarship Management

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

School

Medical School

Department / Centre

Surgery