Mallee Division of General Practice Scholarship

Mallee Division of General Practice Scholarship

Achieving Potential Scholarship for Excellence

Do you live in the Mallee Region of Northern Victoria? If you are currently a student at the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at Monash or intend to pursue a degree here, you may be eligible for this scholarship.

The Mallee Division of General Practice Scholarship was introduced to assist and encourage students from the Mallee region to pursue a degree in medicine, nursing and health sciences at Monash. You will receive $8000 per year.

Applications

3 Aug - 6 Nov 2020

Total scholarship value

Up to $32,000

Number offered

Two per year

Vicky Xu

Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (Honours)

Vicky Xu: Helping you achieve your full potential

A scholarship has helped give me and my family peace of mind. Knowing that a large portion of my tuition costs has been covered, I can better focus my attention to my studies.

Am I eligible?

You must be one of the following:

  • An Australian citizen
  • A New Zealand citizen
  • Australian permanent resident
  • Australian humanitarian visa holder

You must meet the following criteria:

    Commencing or continuing student, enrolled or intending to enrol full-time in one of the following degrees in the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences at a Monash campus in Australia

  • M2006: Bachelor of Nursing
  • M2011: Bachelor of Paramedicine
  • M3001: Bachelor of Occupational Therapy (Honours)
  • M3002: Bachelor of Physiotherapy (Honours)
  • M3006: Bachelor of Radiography and Medical Imaging (Honours)
  • M3007: Bachelor of Nursing and Bachelor of Midwifery (Honours)
  • M6011 or M6018: Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctor of Medicine
  • Residing or have studied in the Mallee region of Northern Victoria
    (as determined by the postcodes: 2648, 2715, 2717, 2736-2739, 3396, 3490, 3491, 3494, 3496, 3498, 3500-3502, 3505, 3509, 3512, 3533, 3546, 3549, 3585 but not extending to Kerang, 3588-3590, 3594, 3595, 3597, 3599)
  • From one or more of the following educational disadvantage groups:
    • Have a low income
    • Are a recent refugee
    • From a regional or remote area
    • Have a disability or medical condition
    • From a non-English speaking background
    • Have experienced difficult circumstances
    • From an underrepresented school
    • From a low socioeconomic status (SES) area

Benefits

  • $8000 per annum (48 credit points of study) paid per year until the minimum points for your degree are completed.

Number offered

  • Two scholarships available per year.

Selection criteria

  • Awarded to the highest achieving student based on academic achievement and need.
  • Preference will be given to commencing students.

To retain this scholarship:

  • You must maintain a minimum Weighted Average Mark (WAM) of 60 each semester.

How to apply

Every scholarship may have a different application process – or none at all. Read the application details carefully and submit your application by the deadline. For more details, visit our scholarships application page.