School of Nursing and Midwifery

  • The Beasley Family Scholarship in Medicine and Nursing

    Value: $5,000

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to assist and encourage Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander students enrolled in the School of Medicine or the School of Nursing & Midwifery at The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle Campus.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship, applicants must:

    a. Be of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent and state that he/she identifies as an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander person and is recognised by his/her community as a person of Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent;
    b. Be enrolled in the School of Medicine or the School of Nursing & Midwifery at the University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle Campus; and
    c. Be able to demonstrate that their educational opportunities are limited due to adverse circumstances.

    Applications close Wednesday 20 February 2019 at 5pm

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

    Scholarship Conditions

    Application Form

  • The Clem and Rita Honner Perpetual Scholarship in Nursing

    Value: $7,000 per annum

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to assist a student from regional Western Australia who wishes to commence undergraduate studies with the School of Nursing & Midwifery at The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle Campus.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship applicants must:

    a. Be a school leaver applicant;
    b. Have enrolled as a domestic full time student with the School of Nursing & Midwifery, Fremantle;
    c. Have a permanent home address a distance of at least 160 kilometres from the Perth GPO (measured in a straight line); and
    d. Have been a resident of Western Australia for at least 5 years.

    Please note that this Scholarship is awarded for the duration of the recipient’s studies and applications will reopen in 2020 for the 2021 Scholarship.

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

    Scholarship Conditions

  • 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 close Wednesday 16 January 2019 at 5pm

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

    Scholarship Conditions

    Application Form

  • The Justin John Honner Perpetual Scholarship in Nursing

    Value: $7,000 per annum

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to assist a student from regional Western Australia who wishes to commence undergraduate studies with the School of Nursing & Midwifery at The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle Campus.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship applicants must:

    a. Be a school leaver applicant;
    b. Have enrolled as a domestic full time student with the School of Nursing & Midwifery, Fremantle;
    c. Have a permanent home address a distance of at least 160 kilometres from the Perth GPO (measured in a straight line); and
    d. Have been a resident of Western Australia for at least 5 years.

    Please note that this Scholarship is awarded for the duration of the recipient’s studies and applications will reopen in 2019 for the 2020 Scholarship.

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

    Scholarship Conditions

  • The Southern Cross Care Outstanding Nursing Student Scholarship

    Value: $2,500

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to recognise an outstanding third year student in the School of Nursing & Midwifery at The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle Campus in the area of aged care.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship applicants must:

    a. Be enrolled in their fifth semester of studies in the School of Nursing & Midwifery, Fremantle, at the time of the Scholarship application;
    b. Have successfully completed Clinical Practicum 4 in the semester prior to the term of the Scholarship application; and
    c. Have attained a course average of 65% or more.

    Applications are now closed.

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

    Scholarship Conditions

  • The Wilhelm & Elizabeth Klein Nursing Scholarship

    Value: $7,000 per annum

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to assist a student from regional Western Australia who wishes to commence undergraduate studies with the School of Nursing & Midwifery at The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle Campus.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship applicants must:

    a. Be a school leaver applicant;
    b. Have enrolled as a domestic full time student with the School of Nursing & Midwifery, Fremantle;
    c. Have a permanent home address a distance of at least 160 kilometres from the Perth GPO (measured in a straight line); and
    d. Have been a resident of Western Australia for at least 5 years.

    Applications close Wednesday 16 January 2019 at 5pm

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

    Scholarship Conditions

    Application Form

  • The Woss Family Scholarships in Nursing 

    Value: $6,000 (Up to 3 Scholarships)

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to assist and encourage meritorious nursing students for whom educational opportunities are limited, for example, because of financial need, distance, or responsibility for others, such as the ill or elderly. Up to two full scholarships may be awarded annually. In some years, however, half scholarships may also be awarded.

    To be eligible for a Scholarship applicants must:

    a. Be enrolled full-time as a second or third year student of the undergraduate Bachelor of Nursing degree in the School of Nursing & Midwifery, Fremantle; 
    b. Demonstrate drive and commitment to achieve academically, despite financial hardship or other personal difficulty;
    c. Demonstrate that their educational opportunities are limited due to adverse circumstances such as distance, financial need, disability or responsibility for the care of the ill or the elderly; and
    d. Demonstrate how the award of the Scholarship would assist them in addressing the limitations referred to above.

    Applicants who can demonstrate they assist others who are either ill or disadvantaged, and/or participate in community service volunteer programs, should set out such details fully. Personal commitment to others will be advantageous in determining successful Scholarship recipients.

    Applications close Wednesday 16 January 2019 at 5pm

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

    Scholarship Conditions

    Application Form

External 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.

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

    Scholarship Guidelines

  • Australian College of Nursing Government Scholarships

    The purpose of these Scholarships is to provide financial support to students undertaking further study in nursing. ACN offers grants in the following areas, ranging from $1,000 to $30,000 in value:

    a. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders Health Scholarships;
    b. Aged Care Nursing Scholarship (ACNS);
    c. Emergency Department Scholarships;
    d. Non Clinical Administrative Staff in Emergency Departments;
    e. Clinical Placements; and
    f. Aboriginal Medical Services.

    For further information and for eligibility and application details please visit the ACN website.

  • Australian Rotary Health Scholarships

    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

  • Department of Health Scholarships

    The purpose of this Scholarship is to support nursing or midwifery students. Postgraduate scholarships are also available for registered nurses and midwives who are currently working within the WA public health system.

    For more information please visit the Department of Health website.

  • 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.

    Applications close Friday 14 December 2018

    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.

    Applications close Friday 31 August 2018

    For further information please visit the Mentone Educational Centre website.

  • 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.

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