Manoharan Family Medical Scholarship

Manoharan Family Medical Scholarship

Australia 06 Aug 2024
The university of Queensland Australia

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Host Country
06 Aug 2024
Study level
Opportunity type
Opportunity funding
Full funding
Eligible Countries
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Eligible Region
All Regions
Enrolment status: Current UQ student
Student type: Domestic
Study level: Postgraduate coursework
Study level: Health and medicine
Scholarship focus: Financial hardship
Scholarship value: 4,500
Scholarship duration: 1 year
Number awarded: one
Applications open: 17 July 2024


You're eligibile if you:

  • are enrolled full-time in the Doctor of Medicine
  • can demonstrate financial hardship
  • do not hold another scholarship the Dean considers similar.

Selection criteria:

We'll consider:

  • demonstrated financial need
  • strength of your personal statement demonstrating how the scholarship will assist the completion of the Doctor of Medicine
  • any other matter the selection committee considers relevant to your future success in your study.

About this scholarship:

Established in 2023 by Drs Shobhan and Patricia Manoharan under The Queensland Commitment match initiative and maintained by income from the Manoharan Family Medical Scholarship endowment fund.

Dr Shobhan Manoharan is a UQ Class of 1999 Medical School graduate, a Specialist Dermatologist and medical entrepreneur in the space of Dermatology, Telehealth and Pharmacy. Dr Patricia Manoharan holds a UQ Doctor of Philosophy (2013) and has managed and developed some of Australia’s largest dermatology clinics.

Drs Shobhan and Patricia Manoharan are passionate about medical education and reducing barriers to medical treatment for people living outside metropolitan areas. This scholarship has been created to support medical students who are experiencing financial hardship, and is a lasting legacy and testament to their generosity and commitment to the health of all Australians.

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