Further tomorrow's medicine today
In the last five years, almost $13 million has been granted by the RACP Foundation to support close to 300 research careers across the various specialties of our Divisions, Faculties and Chapters of the College.
As the philanthropic arm of the RACP, we award fellowships, scholarships, grants and prizes to those who strive to improve the healthcare we all receive.
Our generous donors and partners make it possible to:
- fund world-class research that is tackling our current healthcare challenges
- support the education and training of current and future physicians and paediatricians
- acknowledge the outstanding achievements and contributions of Fellows and trainees
- encourage and inspire medical graduates and students to pursue a career as a physician or paediatrician
Providing financial support to Fellows and trainees pursuing careers in medical research
Every year, nominations and applications are received acknowledging individuals in their respective fields for medals and prizes
Regions of the RACP recognise their registered Fellows and trainees
Awards are open to members of the Division, Faculty or Chapter, as well as medical students and medical graduates
Scholarships and prizes are on offer to eligible Fellows, trainees, medical students and junior medical officers who identify as having Aboriginal, Torres Strait Islander, Māori and/or Pacific Islander heritage
Scholarships and prizes are on offer to medical students and graduates who strive to be future physicians and paediatricans.
Grants are on offer to overseas medical graduates and specialists who wish to further their knowledge in the fields of medical education and research in Australia and New Zealand