The Royal Australasian College of Surgeons (RACS) is committed
to promote and support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
medical students and doctors who wish to pursue surgical
The Davison Family Scholarship has been established by the
Davison family to support Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders
who might, without financial assistance, be unable to contemplate a
career in surgery. The overarching goal of this scholarship is to
increase the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
surgeons practising in Australia.
Who can apply
Medical students enrolled in an Australian medical school or
doctor registered in Australia who identify as Aboriginal and
Torres Strait Islander, and are eligible to be a member of the
Australian Indigenous Doctors' Association (AIDA).
It is recommended all applicants read the complete conditions as
contained in the Davison Family Scholarship Policy.
$2,500 (GST inclusive)
Download The Davison Family Scholarship Application
Form (PDF 130KB)
Email the completed application form and all required supporting
documents to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date for applications
2018 Round now closed. Applications for 2019 will open in July
Indigenous Health Committee Secretariat
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
250-290 Spring Street
East Melbourne VIC 3002 Australia
Telephone: +61 3 9276 7407
Fax: +61 3 9276 7432