Motor Accident Insurance Commission (MAIC)-RACS Trauma
The MAIC-RACS Trauma Scholarship was established from a grant
from the MAIC (Queensland Motor Accident Insurance Commission)
being matched by the Foundation for Surgery to enable RACS to offer
annual research funding for research into trauma.
Who can apply?
RACS Fellows and SET Trainees. SET applicants are also eligible
to apply for a scholarship in anticipation of their acceptance into
the SET Program. They must be accepted into the program prior to
the commencement of the scholarship in order to take up the
Proposed research may be in any of the following areas:
epidemiology, prevention, protection, rehabilitation or immediate
or definitive management in trauma. It is not a requirement that
the research be conducted in Queensland, but it must be shown that
the potential benefits flowing from the research will assist the
people of Queensland.
Please make sure you go to the Scholarships Policies web
page to read the full Conditions contained in the specific
policy for this award before applying. It is essential that you
read the Important
General Conditions (PDF 80KB) to ensure your eligibility.
Download the Research application form (PDF 632KB). Email
the completed application to email@example.com
by the closing date.
Closing Date for Applications
Midnight ACST Thursday 26 April 2018
Applicants will be notified of outcome in early August 2018
No late applications will be accepted.
The following articles feature previous recipients of this
scholarship, as reproduced from Surgical News:
Emily Ryan, 2017 recipient, May 2018 edition
Eric Chung, 2015 recipient, June 2016
edition (PDF 227KB)
Michael Wagels, 2010 recipient,
May 2011 edition (PDF 624KB)
ANZ Scholarship & Grant Coordinator
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
199 Ward Street
North Adelaide SA 5006 Australia
Telephone: +61 8 8219 0900
Fax: +61 8 8219 0999