RACP NHMRC Awards for Excellence

The Royal Australasian College of Physicians (RACP) is also committed to developing vital research in health and social policies which deliver improvements to the wellbeing of patients.

The National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) has worked to build a healthy Australia through fostering health and medical research since its inception in 1936. NHMRC funded discoveries and advancements in health and medicine have helped make ourpopulation healthier and reduce disease and suffering.

The NHMRC and the RACP have partnered to support the top young clinical researchers with an Award for Excellence, as part of a shared commitment to nurture the next generation of medical researchers. Each recipient will receive $10,000 per annum from the RACP Foundation, in addition to their NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarship, for up to three years.

To be considered, applicants must ensure they complete the NHMRC application form appropriately by ticking the check box on the NHMRC form. See the NHMRC website for full details as to how to apply and NHMRC closing dates.

RACP NHMRC CRB Blackburn Scholarship

Offered by the RACP in recognition of the contribution of Dr CRB Blackburn to the activities of the College

RACP NHMRC Kincaid-Smith Scholarship

Offered by the RACP in recognition of the contribution of Professor Priscilla Kincaid-Smith to the activities of the College

RACP NHMRC J J Billings Scholarship

Offered by the RACP in recognition of the contribution of Dr J J Billings to the activities of the College

RACP NHMRC Woolcock Scholarship

Offered by the RACP in recognition of the contribution of Professor Ann Woolcock to the activities of the College and the NHMRC RACP PCHD NHMRC Award for Excellence

The Scholarship is made available from funds provided by the Fellows of the Paediatric & Child Health Division

RACP JACQUOT NHMRC Award for Excellence (two available)

These Scholarships are made available due to a bequest from Mrs Lorraine Jacquot.


Awards not offered for 2018

RACP NHMRC Award for Excellence Scholarship

The Scholarship is made available by a donation from The Harry & Marion Dixon Foundation.

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