Dr Pat Stevens Memorial Scholarship

Amount$2500Number Available1FacultyFaculty of Health and Medicine
DonorDr Pat Stevens Memorial Scholarship Fund
Establishment

This scholarship was established by friends and colleagues, and supported by the family of the late Dr Pat Stevens. Dr Stevens was a long serving local GP, who grew up in the local area, and was Selection is a competitive process and will be based on assessment of the scholarship application and any required supporting documents.

Applicable to: Taree, Great Lakes, Gloucester, Medicine, Rural, Regional, Remote, Health, high achievers.

Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolling in the first year of the Bachelor of Medicine program in the Faculty of Health and Medicine with the University of Newcastle.
  • Be enrolled full-time
  • Be a resident from the Great Lakes, Gloucester or Greater Taree City Council areas.
  • Demonstrate academic achievement by an Australian Tertiary Admission Rank (ATAR)
  • Demonstrate that the ability to study is affected, or will be affected, by an area of educational disadvantage such as financial/social hardship or Regional or remote disadvantage.
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Not be the recipient of another UoN Donor funded or sponsored scholarship concurrently.
Required Documentation

If documentation is not provided your application will not be processed. Please have all required documents available for upload as PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, or JPG files prior to completing the online application process.

  • A written statement outlining your experience of financial and Regional or remote disadvantage, how this scholarship would assist you, reasons for studying this degree, career aspirations, and any plans to return to your local area after study.
Benefit
  • Scholarship Amount: $2,500
  • Number of scholarships available: 1
Selection

Selection is a competitive process and will be based on assessment of the scholarship application and any required supporting documents.

Faculty
  • Faculty of Health and Medicine

Contact Details

SCHOLARSHIPS OFFICER

Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive
CALLAGHAN NSW 2308

Phone: +61 2 4921 5000
Fax: +61 2 4921 6937
Email: scholarships@newcastle.edu.au