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Postgraduate coursework scholarships
From dentistry and medicine to public health or health science scholarships, we have a wide range of options for international medicine and health students.

To find a scholarship that works for you, expand the relevant school and click on the scholarship title links. Alternatively, you can browse the full list of postgraduate coursework scholarships for Faculty of Medicine and Health students in the table below.

This page includes scholarships for both prospective and current international students. 

Scholarship Value Eligibility Open date Close date
The Ronald Ettinger Scholarship $6500
  • Coursework student interested in undertaking a project in geriatric or special-care dentistry
Walter John Douglas Partridge Memorial Scholarship $750
  • Full-time student in third-year Doctor of Dental Medicine
Dean's Elective Term Scholarship Up to $3000
  • Full-time MD students who are taking an elective term overseas
27 October 2022 13 November 2022
Dr Ann Formaz-Preston Scholarship $2174
  • Third-year MD student
  • Taking an elective term in Australia
27 October 2022 10 November 2022 
The Douglas and Margaret Saunders Elective Term Medical Scholarship Up to $2500 
  • Full-time MD students who are taking an elective term in Zambia
27 October 2022 13 November 2022
Peter and Suzanne Davidson Scholarship $7000
  • Third-year Doctor of Medicine student
  • Interested in general practice and community primary care
Technion Exchange Scholarship Up to $5000
  • Full-time MBBS or MD student undertaking an elective term at Technion (Israel Institute of Technology)
27 October 2022 13 November 2022
The Julia and Francis Miller Family Medical Elective Term Scholarship $2500 for elective term
  • Enrolled full-time in the third year of a Doctor of Medicine taking an elective term in a developing country
27 October 2022 9 January 2023
Public Health Asia Pacific Scholarship $15,000
  • International student
  • Commencing a master's degree, graduate diploma or graduate certificate in the School of Public Health 
9 December 2022 17 February 2023
Third World/Rural Australia Medicine Elective Scholarship Various
  • Third year MD student, based at the Westmead Clinical School
  • Taking an elective term in a third world country or in rural Australia
Sydney School of Public Health Clinical Epidemiology Scholarship Maximum value of $10,000
  • Master of Medicine (Clinical Epidemiology) or Master of Science in Medicine (Clinical Epidemiology) student
The Harvey Sutton Public Health Scholarship $15,000
  • Commencing a Master of Public Health 
  • Demonstrate a commitment to social justice
Walter Mersh Strong Scholarship for Papua New Guinea Various
  • Citizen of Papua New Guinea
  • Unconditional offer to study selected master's degrees
The Johnson Nursing Scholarship $5,000 p.a. (for up to one year)
  • Undergraduate or postgraduate coursework nursing student
  • Experiencing financial disadvantage
8 June 2022 23 June 2022

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