Scholarships & awards
The AMA Prize
Originally established in 1936 by the British Medical Association (NSW Branch) as the Robert H Todd Memorial Prize.
Eligibility: a candidate for the degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery for a 1000 word case report incorporating an evidence-based appraisal of the care of a patient seen in general practice during the Community Term placement.
Value: $ tba
This prize is awarded subject to funding being made available by the donor and is currently under review.
Alexander James Scholarship
Established in 1981 by a bequest from Alexander James, MD Moscow, formerly a medical officer of the Imperial Russian Army and a well-known medical practitioner of Wollongong who was for many years interested in the treatment of asthma.
Eligibility: a candidate for the degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery to undertake an Honours project in Community Medicine. The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of the candidate's academic record and the merit of the proposed project, as determined by the Discipline of General Practice.
Closing date: 17 March 2012 for an Honours project to be undertaken during 2012/2013.
Professor Simon Willcock
T: +61 2 9556 7200