Awards and Prizes

 

Each year the College awards a number of prizes to those dentists and graduates who excel in their studies, either with the College or their University. Further information is available from the College.
 

RACDS Academic Prize 
The RACDS Academic Prize is offered to final year dental students who have demonstrated outstanding academic achievement. From 2016, the prize value is A$750.
2019  2018  2017  2016  2015
Charles Sturt University
Stephanie Hollis
James Cook University
Fay Hannelore Schowalter
University of Hong Kong
Dr LIN Yee Shan
University of Melbourne
Miss Xin Wang
Ms Cara Fitt
Ms Nicola Wong
University of Otago NZ
Rebecca Yi
Shay Stevenson
Hetal Shukla
University of Sydney
Mohamed Halane
Nicole Azizian
Charles Sturt University
Alexander Buckley
Griffith University
Natalie Taoum
James Cook University
George Constantinos Laparidis
La Trobe University
Ms Hse Ming (Nicole) Chong
University of Adelaide
Ms Brooke Beath
University of Hong Kong
Dr Ping ngai
Dr Jasmine Wong
University of Melbourne
Mr Yulin Weng
Ms Madeleine Duff
Mr Thomas Young
Ms Jessica Lu
University of Otago NZ

George Hermans
Lucy Oldfield
Henry Shaw
University of Sydney
Sinjeong Lee 
Shirley Chi Yee Tam
University of Western Australia
Daniel Zhang
Charles Sturt University
Mark Bechara
Griffith University
Mr Davinder Singh
James Cook University
Senuri Amaraweera
La Trobe University
Gidon Fixler
University of Adelaide

Michael Previn

University of Hong Kong
Dr Kueng Chun Yin
Dr Chu Sin Po
University of Melbourne
Aimee Liu
Kaya Kapusta
Kevin Shen Yee Lee
Melissa Jong
Sankar Manchella
University of Otago NZ
Rebecca Phemister
Bradley Chin
Ariana Horsley
University of Sydney
Balina Bath
Holly Booker
Jessica Aneja
University of Western Australia
Juliana Ng
Griffith University
Ms Alyssa Karam
Hong Kong University
Dr CY Yung
James Cook University
Ms Nicole Louise Stott
La Trobe University
Dr Michael Derkacz
University of Adelaide
Ms Jessie Tan
University of Melbourne
Dr Samuel Loh
Dr Daniel Beteramia
Dr Rubia Carakitsos
University of Otago NZ
Grace Morrison
Andrew Lamb
University of Sydney
Vania Chow
Jack Huynh
Miree Cho
Shota Shimada
University of Western Australia
Ms Lisa Otway
Griffith University
Dr Hasan Maki
James Cook University
Dr Ingrid Blomberg
La Trobe University
Dr Priyanka Kotu
University of Adelaide
Dr Emma Freeman
University of Hong Kong
Dr Lee, Hiu Hung
Dr Tse, Cheuk Lam
University of Melbourne
Dr Sung Suk Oh
University of Queensland
Dr Lily Andersen
University of Sydney
Dr Yunyang Wu
Dr Vincent Cheung
Dr Dale Quoc Hoang Do
Dr Benjamin Chih-I Chang
University of Western Australia
Dr Bolun Zhang

RACDS Braham Pearlman Award
The RACDS Braham Pearlman Award is offered to final year dental students who have demonstrated outstanding achievement in clinical dentistry at Fiji National University. The prize of A$500 is presented annually.
2019  2018 2017 2016 2015
Ms Sylvia Sonia Nand
 Dr Dilan Arun Gohil Kartika Kajal
Sione H Tongia  Dr Harshana Shika Singh
2014
Dr Reginald Arvind Kumar

 Christensen Prize
 Offered to the candidate with the highest marks at the Primary Examination. The prize consists of a Medal and a monetary award of A$500.
2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014
Imogen Scott Calum Fisher Matheel Alrawas
John Biun
Neha Sood
Dr Samuel Shaw Dr Michael Skilbeck
Dr Jason Chew
Dr Rushil Patel

 Kenneth J.G. Sutherland Prize
Initiated by Professor Kenneth J.G. Sutherland AM of Western Australia, as recognition for the candidate at the Final Examination who gained the highest marks in General Dentistry. The prize is a College Medal and A$500.
 2020 2019 2018 2017 2016
 Dr Kate McElroy  No winner Annabelle Shalders Dr Joshua Ch’ng Dr Laura Ichim

Kenneth J.G. Sutherland Membership Award
 The inaugural Kenneth J.G. Sutherland Membership Award is for the candidate/s who, in the opinion of the Board of Examiners, demonstrated overall excellence in the MRACDS General Dental Practice programme. The prize is a College Medal and A$500.
 2019 2017 2015
 No Winner Kelsey Barker
Dr Matthew Albert Wei Ting
Dr Michael Toan Lam Nguyen

Emerging Lecturer Award
Sponsored by Colgate and presented every two years. The prize is A$2850.
2018 2016 - 2015 2014 - 2013
Dr Jilen Patel
Dr Sarah Ting

Dr Ashim Adhikari

Richard Manning King Award
Established in 2019 and awarded to the candidate who gains the highest mark in the Fellowship Final Exam GDP in Paediatric Dentistry.
2020    
Dr Cheuk Sze Tracy Lee