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Are there any Australian/UK/USA scholarships for medicine studies?
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Posted on Fri, 14 Jan 2011 15:51:34 GMT
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I just completed my GCE A levels in Singapore and am looking for scholarships in order to study medicine overseas in either Australia or UK or USA. Are there any suitable scholarships for me?
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Scholarships in Australia for Medicine, Health and Life Sciences

Balnaves Foundation Indigenous Medical ILP Awarded by: University of New South Wales
The purpose of the award is to encourage UNSW medical students to undertake an ILP (Independent Learning Project) relevant to Indigenous health. All medical students must complete an ILP as part of their medicine degree at UNSW. The ILP is intended to provide students with a period of in-depth study that engenders an approach to medicine that is constantly questioning and self critical.

Pang Shuk Keung and Pang Ng Yee Tak Scholarship in Medicine
Awarded by: University of New South Wales
http://scholarships.online.unsw.edu.au/
The scholarship is open to a full-time student entering the first year of an undergraduate degree program in the Faculty of Medicine at UNSW, who has completed the HSC (or equivalent) in the year prior to award. Selection is based on academic merit and a statement outlining the reasons for undertaking the proposed program of study. Emphasis will be placed on financial need and social/economic circumstances that might otherwise hinder successful transition to UNSW.

Mabel Kent Scholarship in Medicine
Awarded by: University of Melbourne
http://www.mdhs.unimelb.edu.au/mabel_kent_scholarship
The scholarships are open to undergraduate and postgraduate students in any discipline in medicine who require financial assistance to complete their course.

Harvey Barnett Scholarship
Awarded by: Monash University
http://www.adm.monash.edu/scholarships/opportunities/harvey-barnett.html
The Harvey Barnett Scholarship is in memory of Dr Harvey Barnett. This scholarship was introduced in to assist final year students studying the Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery to undertake an elective in remote/indigenous regions in Australian, New Guinea and Asia Pacific Areas.

Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences Equity Travel Bursary
Awarded by: Monash University
http://www.adm.monash.edu.au/scholarships/opportunities/faculty/med-equitytravel-bursary.html

Rotary Club of Box Hill Central Travelling Bursary
Awarded by: Monash University
http://www.adm.monash.edu.au/scholarships/opportunities/rotaryclub-boxhill.html
In recognition of the long standing association between the Box Hill Hospital and the Rotary Club of Box Hill Central, the Rotary Club of Box Hill Central Travelling Bursary was introduced to assist final year medicine students to undertake an elective placement in a developing country. The bursary is open to full-time undergraduate students enrolled in the final year of the Bachelor of Medicine / Bachelor of Surgery at a Monash campus in Australia, undertaking an elective placement in a developing country or an Indigenous community.


Scholarships in UK for Medicine, Health and Life Sciences

Medicine and Dentistry Scholarships (Dow Memorial Trust Awards)
Awarded by: University of Dundee
http://www.dundee.ac.uk/undergraduate/fees_funding/our_bursaries.htm
The Dow Memorial Trust awards a small number of scholarships up to £2,000 per annum for each of the 5 years of study, subject to a satisfactory academic record. All students awarded a place can apply.

School of Tropical Medicine
Awarded by: University of Liverpool
http://www.liv.ac.uk/lstm/learning_teaching/stud_schol_grants.htm
The awards offered by the Liverpool school of Tropical Medicine will be made on the basis of academic excellence and will be up to a maximum of 50 percent of tuition fees. Awards are available for both research and taught courses. All students who are offered a place on a course will automatically be sent scholarship application details.

Sands Cox Society Bursary
Awarded by: University Of Birmingham - College Of Medical and Dental Sciences
http://www.as.bham.ac.uk/study/prospective/scholarships/index.shtml

Three M Health Care Elective Bursary
Awarded by: University Of Birmingham - College Of Medical and Dental Sciences
http://www.as.bham.ac.uk/study/prospective/scholarships/index.shtml

Sir Arthur Thompson Travelling Scholarship
Awarded by: University Of Birmingham - College Of Medical and Dental Sciences
http://www.as.bham.ac.uk/study/prospective/scholarships/index.shtml

UEA Medical Foundation Year Scholarship
Awarded by: University Of East Anglia - School Of Medicine, Health Policy and Practice
http://uea.ac.uk/admissions/finance

International Scholarships
Awarded by: University Of Bristol
http://www.bristol.ac.uk
International Bursaries are available in the departments of Anatomy, Biochemistry and Pharmacology and are valued at a maximum of £2,000 per annum to be offset against tuition fees. These are entrance bursaries and are annually renewable for the duration of the course, subject to continued satisfactory academic progress.

School of Life Sciences International Scholarships
Awarded by: Glasgow Caledonian University - School Of Health & Social Care
http://www.gcu.ac.uk/study/scholarships/international/
These partial scholarships of up to £1,000 per year are available to overseas students (non-EU) on all School of Life Sciences undergraduate and postgraduate programs.

School of Life Sciences Biological Sciences International Scholarships
Awarded by: Glasgow Caledonian University
http://www.gcu.ac.uk/study/scholarships/international/
Partial scholarships are available to overseas students (non-EU) with excellent qualifications studying a Biological Sciences program within the School of Life Sciences. The scholarship amount is merit based upon performance in an honors degree.

Mandatory Maintenance Bursary
Awarded by: Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry - Peninsula Medical School
http://www.pcmd.ac.uk
Any Student in receipt of the maximum maintenance grant from the Local Authority (£2,906 in 2010/11) will automatically receive a top up award of £319. Submission of full grant eligibility is required before any maintenance bursary can be awarded.

Scholarships in USA for Medicine, Health and Life Sciences
Most of the universities in USA provide scholarships for most of the offered programs to international student. It is better to decide first in which university or state in USA, you want to study and later search for relevant scholarships.

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