Robert Wrigley Pain Research Scholarship


The Robert Wrigley Pain Research Scholarship was established in 2012 by a donation from the late Robert Wrigley, with specific instruction that the funds be used to promote research in gynaecologic surgery or surgical teaching, towards the improvement of treatment of pelvic pain.


The scholarship is open to applicants who fall within the following categories:

RANZCOG Fellows of less than five years standing;

RANZCOG members seeking to qualify for Fellowship of RANZCOG; and

Advanced FRANZCOG trainees who have sat and passed both the FRANZCOG written and oral examinations.

Normally resident in Australia or New Zealand.

It is desirable, but not essential, that applicants intend to achieve Fellowship in the Faculty of Pain Medicine as well as Fellowship of RANZCOG.

Number of scholarships

One (1) award of $12,000 per year for (two) 2 years (up to $24,000).


Applications closed on Friday 30th June 2023 at 5:00pm.


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

Phone: +61 3 9412 2993

1 July 2023