NSW Health, in partnership with Registered Training Organisations, offers scholarships for the Diploma of Nursing program across NSW.

Applications for the 2019 Enrolled Nurse Scholarships have closed.

Please check back in late 2019 for scholarship opportunities available in 2020.

About the scholarship

The scholarships include a position in the Diploma of Nursing program and employment as an enrolled nurse in a NSW Health facility (following successful completion of the Diploma and standard recruitment and registration processes).

NSW Health is committed to growing our Aboriginal workforce. Aboriginal people are encouraged to apply.


Applicants must:

  • be an Australian citizen or permanent resident
  • live in NSW
  • meet English language skill standards
  • provide evidence of HSC completion, Certificate III qualification or equivalent.

Successful applicants will be required to meet NSW Health immunisation requirements for work placement and subsequent offers of employment.

Selection process

The selection process includes:

  • online application
  • literacy, language, and numeracy assessment
  • interview.
Page Updated: Tuesday 19 February 2019
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