Health Sciences scholarships

  • The Aboriginal Health Pathways 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

    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:

    1. Be enrolled as a full-time student at the University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle, in one of the above listed schools; and
    2. 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.

    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

    The Scholarship is designed to encourage and assist undergraduate students in health-related disciplines to complete their studies and join the health workforce. The scheme provides scholarships for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people studying an entry level health course.

    For more information and application details please visit the Australian College of Nursing website.

  • Avaana Scholarship

    The purpose of this Scholarship is to assist and connect with students pursuing careers in health, fitness and wellbeing by providing them with financial support, business coaching and giving them the online tools and resources needed to succeed in the industry.

    For further information and for application details visit the Avaana website.

The University of Notre Dame Australia reserves the right to remove any advertised scholarship or amend its content and closing date without notice.