Primary Examination Orientation Course Scholarship

RACDS is committed to supporting the dentists of tomorrow, and to show this we are providing a scholarship for a dentistry student (Australasia-based) each year.

Applications are now open for our 2018 Primary Examination Orientation Course Scholarship, which will run for two weeks from July 9 – 20 in Sydney, Australia.

How to Apply
To be considered for this incredible opportunity worth AUD$3,159, you will need to submit a letter outlining in 800 words:

  • Why you are pursuing a pathway to RACDS Fellowship
  • Any notable accomplishments you have achieved while completing your primary dental qualification
  • Your plans for the future of your career in dentistry.

Submit your letter to to apply.

Overseas Applicants
Dental students from New Zealand and Asia are encouraged to apply for this scholarship, and we are prepared to postpone the commencement of the scholarship to the 2019 Orientation Course, to help facilitate travel and accommodation plans to Australia if need be.

The Primary Examination Orientation Course Scholarship will cover the full cost of enrolment to the Orientation Course, running July 9 – 20, 2018 (or 2019) with a total value of AUD$3,159.
All other expenses including travel and accommodation will be the responsibility of the winner.

Applications close
Tuesday, 1 May 2018

Winner Announced
Monday, 21 May 2018