DePuy Travelling Fellowship



DePuy Spine Clinical Fellowship Bursary  

 The DePuy Spine Clinical Fellowship Bursary is designed to encourage and promote the pursuit of dedicated Clinical Spine Fellowship Training. The Bursary funds are aimed to assist the successful applicants with the costs associated with attending an overseas fellow program.

  There are 5 individual Bursaries available for 2009, each valued at $AUD15,000. To be eligible for consideration to be awarded a Bursary, applicants must satisfy the below criteria:



Written confirmation of the applicant’s acceptance to a Spine Fellowship Program (confirmation to be in writing from the Fellowship Hospital’s Department Head or equivalent)
Fellowship must be clinically based
Fellowship program must be predominantly Spine focused (greater than 75%    Spine)
Fellowship Program to be at least 6 months in duration
Fellowship Program must be based outside Australia
Applicants must currently be on an Australian Surgical Training Program    (Orthopaedic or Neurosurgical)
Applications must relate to a Fellowship Program that will commence in the calendar years of 2009 or 2010 only


To apply please provide details that satisfy the above application criteria and send to:

Mr Graeme Brazenor
Secretary – Spine Society of Australia
17 Erin St

(03) 9429 6262

 All 5 Bursaries will be awarded on a first come basis.

 Successful applicants will be notified in writing within 1 month of their application submission.