Health Sciences scholarships

  • The Aboriginal Health Tertiary Access and Support Program Scholarships

    Value: $5,000 plus $1,500 for material support and resources

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to provide support for Aboriginal students to access and attain tertiary qualifications in health related disciplines offered within the following Schools:

    a. School of Health Sciences;
    b. School of Medicine;
    c. School of Nursing and Midwifery; or
    d. School of Physiotherapy.

    Applications are now closed.

    For further information, please call Professor David Paul on (08) 9433 0525 or email david.paul@nd.edu.au

    Scholarship Guidelines

  • The D’Souza Family Scholarship

    Value: $5,000

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to assist and encourage a student, for whom educational opportunities are limited because of financial or personal hardship. The Scholarship is limited to students enrolled in the School of Health Sciences; School of Medicine; School of Nursing and Midwifery; or School of Physiotherapy.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship applicants must:

    a. Be enrolled as a full-time student at the University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle  in one of the above listed schools; and
    b. Be able to demonstrate that their educational opportunities are limited due to adverse circumstances as set out in the Selection Criteria.

    Applications are now closed.

    For further information, please call the Development Manager on (08) 9433 0692 or email scholarships@nd.edu.au.

    Scholarship Conditions

External scholarships

Outside of the scholarships offered by Notre Dame, the following scholarships are offered externally. Students can access a number of external scholarships from organisations not affiliated with the University. It is recommended to visit the individual websites below to find out more information about the scholarship including application and eligibility requirements. The University of Notre Dame Australia is not responsible for the contents of the linked websites.

  • Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme

    Value: $15,000 per year for full-time study, $7,500 per year for part-time study for the duration of the course

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to assist Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander (ATSI) people who are studying a course in ATSI health work, allied health, dentistry and oral health, medicine, midwifery or nursing.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship applicants must:

    a. Be of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent;
    b. Be enrolled or intending to enroll in an entry level or graduate entry level health related course including Doctor of Medicine and Doctor of Dentistry; and
    c. Intend to study in the academic year that the Scholarship is offered.

    For further information please visit the Australian College of Nursing website.

  • Australian Rotary Health Indigenous Health Scholarship

    Australian Rotary Health provides funding into four focus areas: mental health research; general health research; Indigenous health scholarships; and rural medical and nursing scholarships.

    For further information please visit Australian Rotary Health

  • The House Call Doctors Futures in Health Indigenous Scholarship

    Value: $5,000

    The Scholarship will recognise students who have demonstrated exceptional academic performance and displayed a commitment to their local community and personal development.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship applicants must:

    a. Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident; and
    b. Identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.

    For further information please visit the House Call Doctor website.

  • Mentone Educational Student Research Scholarship 2018

    Value: $3,000

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to reward and support an eligible medical or healthcare student towards research projects.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship applicants must:

    a. Be an Australian Citizen or permanent resident; and
    b. Be a current Medical, Nursing or Allied Health student.

    For further information please visit the Mentone Educational Centre website.

  • National Council of Women WA STEM Bursary

    Value: $1,200

    The purpose of this bursary is to assist female students studying a Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics (STEM) course in Western Australia.

    For further information please see the Application Form.

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