RANZCOG NSW State Committee trainee or Fellow research grants


The RANZCOG NSW State Committee research grants were established in 2016 to support research in obstetrics and gynaecology and related disciplines in New South Wales as well as to promote academia as a career pathway.

The grant funds are provided by the NSW State Committee (previously NSW Regional Committee) of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RANZCOG) and administered through the RANZCOG Women’s Health Foundation.


To be eligible for the RANZCOG NSW State Committee trainee research grant, applicants must be registered and financial FRANZCOG Trainees, who occupy a prospectively approved training position in NSW or be on approved Research Leave or Extended Leave. The primary research Supervisor’s location of employment must be in NSW.

To be eligible for the RANZCOG NSW State Committee Fellow research grant applicants must be RANZCOG Fellows of less than five (5) years’ standing at the closing date of applications. For the purpose of this grant, the current primary location of employment for Fellows must be in NSW.

Additionally, all applicants must:

Reside in NSW;

Undertake their research study in a hospital, university department or research institute in NSW;

The applicant’s specific research project must not have been funded by another grant, but may be part of
a larger research project that has previously received funding;

Have not been awarded either a RANZCOG NSW State Committee Research Grant or RANZCOG NSW
Regional Committee Research Grant within the last three years, i.e. 2020, 2021 or 2022.

Number of scholarships

Two (2) of each of the following grants will be offered annually:

RANZCOG NSW State Committee trainee research grant ($10,000 each)

RANZCOG NSW State Committee Fellow research grant ($10,000 each for up to two years)


Before completing the online application form, please read full details about this opportunity in the application pack, including relevant policies and conditions:

Applicants will be notified of application outcomes in late October 2022.

Further information

Scholarship, Fellowship and Travel Grant FAQs
Check our application FAQs before contacting the Women’s Health Foundation to see if your question is answered here.


For further information, please contact the RANZCOG Women’s Health Foundation:

Email: foundation@ranzcog.edu.au
Phone: +61 3 9412 2993