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Yiaga Ngarnga Scholarship

Yiaga Ngarnga Scholarship for Infection and Immunity*

Proudly supported by the Lionel Gell Foundation

The Yiaga Ngarnga Scholarship (for Infection and Immunity) was launched following a generous donation from the Lionel Gell Foundation to the Doherty Institute and with support from the Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences at the University of Melbourne. The scholarship supports graduate research for an Indigenous Australian with demonstrated excellence in the area of Immunology or Infectious Diseases research in the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity (Doherty Institute).

Further information is available here.

*The Doherty Institute is proud to have worked with the Wurundjeri Council to name this prestigious scholarship, the Yiaga Ngarnga Scholarship. The translation is ‘to seek meaning and understanding’.