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Applications

Innovation Scholarships Undergraduate Clinical Placement Grants
Opens: 1 December 2014
Closes: 1 April 2015
 
Provide an opportunity for nurses and midwives to undertake a study tour to observe and learn about innovative and best practice in nursing and or midwifery. The Judith Meppem Scholarships are valued up to $AUD12,000 each.
Opens: 1 December 2014
Closes: 1 April 2015 
 
Awarded to nurses and midwives across the state to implement models of care and new approaches that will drive improvements in areas of the health system and improve patient care.
  • Period 1:
    Opens:  9 February 2015
    Closes:  22 May 2015
     
  • Period 2:
    Opens: 29 August 2014
    Closes: 28 November 2014
     
Provided to assist students with travel and accommodation costs directly associated with clinical placements done in a public health facility for students undertaking a Bachelor of Nursing or Bachelor of Midwifery.  
 
Rural Undergraduate Scholarships Postgraduate Scholarships Enrolled Nurse to Registered Nurse/Midwife Scholarships
Opens: 1 September 2014
Closes: 21 November 2014
 
Awarded to students from a rural location undertaking a Bachelor of Nursing or Bachelor of Midwifery degree.
Opens: 1 December 2014
Closes: 2  March 2015
 
Available to permanent full-time or part-time registered nurses or registered midwives employed and currently working in the NSW public health system, to assist with educational expenses directly associated with postgraduate study.
 
Opens: 1 September 2014
Closes: 21 November 2014
 
Scholarships of up to $5,000 are available to enrolled nurses who are working in full or part-time permanent positions in the NSW public health system and are undertaking a Bachelor of Nursing or Bachelor of Midwifery degree in 2015.
Enrolled Nurse to Registered Nurse Mental Health Scholarships  ​
Opens: 1 September 2014
Closes: 21 November 2014
 
Scholarships of up to $5,000 are available to enrolled nurses who are working in full or part-time permanent positions in a Mental Health Service in the NSW public health system and are undertaking a Bachelor of Nursing degree in 2015.
 
 
 

​Ongoing Applications

Re-Entry to Nursing Scholarships
Re-entry to Nursing Scholarships are a NSW Government initiative to help previously registered or enrolled nurses re-enter the NSW public health system when they undertake a fee-paying re-entry to nursing program approved by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA). Up to $10,000 will be awarded for each scholarship. ​

Aboriginal Scholarships

Postgraduate Scholarships Undergraduate Scholarships Post-Enrolment Scholarships
Opens: 1 December 2014
Closes: 2 March 2015
 
Scholarships of up to $15,000 are available for Aboriginal nurses or midwives to assist with educational expenses directly associated with postgraduate study.
Opens: 2 September 2014
Closes: 25 November 2014
 
Scholarships of up to $1,000 per subject are available for Aboriginal students undertaking a Bachelor of Nursing or Bachelor of Midwifery.
Opens: 1 January
Closes: 31 December
 
Available for Aboriginal enrolled nurses who undertake a VETAB accredited course.
 

Contact us

 
Project Officer
Nursing and Midwifery Scholarships
Locked Mail Bag 961
North Sydney NSW 2059
Fax: (02) 9391 9468
Email: nscholar@doh.health.nsw.gov.au
Page Updated: Thursday 27 November 2014