Cotton Industry Medical Scholarship 2014

This is a scholarship of $5,000 per year for three years and two weeks of placement per year in a NSW Cotton Growing Region (usually Moree) during the university holidays. This is an excellent opportunity to recieve finicial support and have exciting rural and medical experiences in a unique area.


  • Australian/New Zealand citizen or permanent resident of Australia
  • Enrolled in:
    • 2nd year of a post-graduate medical degree
    • 3rd year of a 5 year medical degree
    • 4th year of a 6 year medical degree
  • Don’t receive:
    • Bush bursary
    • CWA scholarship
    • John Flynn Scholarship


  • 2014 applications must be received by 5pm Friday 30th May 2014
  • Application Form
  • Must demonstrate:
    • Understanding of the realities of rural medical practice
    • Motivation to undertake placements in a cotton growing area in NSW
    • Understanding of the cotton industry &/or be from a cotton growing area