Graduate Research School Forms Tom and Dorothy Cook Fellow in Tropical Health Grant Application Form

Tom and Dorothy Cook Fellow in Tropical Health Grant Application Form

This fellowship is available for application by any person who is interested in undertaking a higher degree by research at James Cook University in the field of Tropical Public Health whose principal focus is in the Mackay region.

Prior to submitting your application you should discuss your research project with your Advisor from the College of Public Health, Medical and Veterinary Sciences to ensure it has significant connection to the Mackay and Central Queensland region.

Required fields are marked with an asterisk (*).

Please include postcode

Mobile number preferred

Written application

As part of your application you need to supply a two page research summary.

The Summary should include:

  • project background;
  • proposed methodology; and
  • discussion about the project’s relevance to the Mackay region

Required Documents:

  • Cover letter
  • Up-to-date resume including details of 2 referees
  • Full academic transcript
  • Two page research summary

zip format only, 10MB max. Please allow time for your zip file to upload.

Please Note: Individual files greater than 5MB in size should be sent by separate email to Please include your Student ID and Scholarship title in your email

Applicant declaration

Your application cannot be considered unless you accept these conditions *

  • I authorise JCU to verify any information provided by me.
  • I understand that I may need to participate in an interview as part of the application process.
  • The information I have provided may be shared with staff involved in the selection process.
  • I declare that, to the best of my knowledge, all information supplied in this application is true and correct.
  • I am aware that my application and supporting documentation will only be used for the Scholarship for which I have applied.
  • I recognise that it is my responsibility to provide all the necessary documentation to support this application as per the application procedure.
  • I understand that any offer of scholarship is dependent upon my meeting JCU’s admission requirements for a Higher Degree by Research program.

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