MDHS Scholarship Fund - Doctor of Medicine & Master of Public Health Scholarships

Study level
Graduate Coursework
Enrolment status
Current student
Study Area
Fund source
Perpetual Trust (UOM)
Fund basis



Donor: Commencing in 2010 the University conducted a public appeal, inviting donations from within and outside the University by an appeal form, which stated that donations were- ‘to support scholarships for students in medicine, dentistry and health sciences at The University of Melbourne.' Read more about THE MEDICINE, DENTISTRY AND HEALTH SCIENCES SCHOLARSHIPS FUND.


From 2018, up to ten students will be accepted into the Doctor of Medicine & Master of Public Health program each year, and up to ten scholarships will be offered each year at the value of $10,000 each.

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.


Open to students enrolled in Master of Public Health as part of the Doctor of Medicine and Master of Public Health (MD/MPH) intercalated degree program.

The scholarship may be used at the recipients discretion, for example to cover living expenses during the MPH year of the program or to assist  in paying course fees.


Selection is made at the discretion of the Head of  Melbourne Medical School and the Head of the School of Population and Global Health.


Enrolment into the Doctor of Medicine and Master of Public Health (MD/MPH) intercalated degree program automatically qualifies the students for consideration.


Confirmation of scholarship offer will be in conjuction with course application acceptance. Payments will commence after acceptance of course offer and upon the completion of enrolment in the course.


Please contact:

General enquiries: Meredith Poolen,

Academic enquiries: A/Prof Tilman Ruff,

Scholarship Management


Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences


Medical School; Population and Global Health

Department / Centre