WG Norman Research Scholarship 2020
The WG Norman Research Scholarship arose from a bequest from
the late Dr W G Norman of Adelaide. This South Australian award was
established to fund advances in surgery on injuries occasioned by
any form of accident or trauma to young persons. The Scholarship
has since been broadened to encompass any research with a trauma
Who can apply?
RACS Fellows and Trainees.
SET applicants are eligible to apply in anticipation of their
acceptance into the SET Program. They must be accepted into the
program prior to the commencement of the scholarship.
Applicants must be resident in South Australia and enrolled in
or intending to enrol in a higher degree.
The research must be based in South Australia and the topic
should preferably have a trauma focus.
Please read the W G Norman Research Scholarship policy and
General Conditions page to ensure eligibility before
$66,000 ($60,000 stipend plus $6,000 departmental
Recipients are expected to procure 25% of this funding ($16,500)
from their research department.
Download the Research application form (PDF
Email the completed and digitally signed application form to email@example.com
by the closing date.
Closing Date for Applications
Midnight ACST Monday 15 April 2019
Applicants will be notified of outcome in early August 2019
No late applications will be accepted.
The following articles feature previous recipients of this
scholarship, as reproduced from Surgical News:
David Smolilo, 2017 recipient, Sep 2018
edition (PDF 1830KB)
Alexander Cameron, 2011 and
2012 recipient, Jan/Feb 2013 edition (PDF 437KB)
Leong Tiong, 2010 recipient, June
2011 edition (PDF 180KB)
ANZ Scholarship & Grant Coordinator
Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
199 Ward Street
North Adelaide SA 5006 Australia
Telephone: +61 8 8219 0924