Regulations and Statutes UTR6.050 Randal and Louisa Alcock Scholarships (1930 - )


By his will, the late Randal James Alcock of Kooyongkoot Road, Hawthorn, bequeathed £2,000 to the University for the purpose of establishing the 'Randal and Louisa Alcock Scholarships'. 'The testator also bequeathed an annuity of one hundred pounds each year for a period of fifty years commencing on the death of his wife, which occurred in 1934' whereby the University received an additional five thousand pounds. ' The scholarships are open for award to candidates approved by the faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Services… who intend to undertake research into the causes, prevention and cure of human disease.' The scholarship fund was made a University regulation in 1930.

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Sources used to compile this entry: The University of Melbourne, UTR6.50 - Randal and Louisa Alcock Scholarships, Prizes, Exhibitions, Scholarships and Bursaries (UTR6): Gifts and Bequests. Also available at