The Emily Siedeberg Scholarship was established in 2007 by the Trustees of the Estate of the late Bent S M Host and his wife Emily, who was a niece of Dr Emily Siedeberg. Dr Siedeberg was the first female medical graduate of the University of Otago in 1896.
Applicants must be:
- Female students eligible to enter the fourth year of the degrees of Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery enrolled full-time for a first undergraduate degree at the University of Otago
- Enrolled at the University of Otago at the time of application and for the duration of the scholarship
- New Zealand citizens or New Zealand Residence Class Visa Holders
For more information on the application process please visit the Otago Medical School webpage http://www.otago.ac.nz/medical-school/undergraduate/medicine/scholarships/#siedeberg