RCPA External Awards

The following Awards include external awards available to RCPA Fellows and awards offered by the College to Journalists, Medical and Dental students and Pathologists or Pathology Trainees from Developing Countries.

The RCPA Media Awards are for excellence in journalism relating to pathology, the award is based on published articles.

The College will provide, on an annual basis, funding to cover four (4) pathologists or pathology registrars from developing communities to attend Pathology Update. Applicants may be Pathologists or Trainees who are able to verify (via Department/Institution Head) that they are currently actively practicing pathology in one of the following countries: Fiji, Papua New Guinea, Solomon Islands, Vanuatu, Samoa, Tonga and other South Pacific nations, Vietnam, Indonesia, East Timor, Nepal and Bhutan.
Applications will only be considered from applicants from South East Asian countries where there is not already a formal RCPA Fellowship training program. The College will provide each successful applicant with:

  • Economy return airfare
  • Hotel accommodation for three nights including breakfast
  • Full registration cover for Pathology Update (excluding Workshops) which includes morning/afternoon tea and lunches plus social events

The RCPAQAP Fellowship will support Fellows undertaking an advanced training program that includes the development and interpretation of Quality Assurance Programs.

For more information on student scholarships, please click here.

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