Physiotherapy scholarships

  • The Aboriginal Health Pathways Scholarships

    Value: $2,500 plus $750 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 Bradley Richards Scholarship

    Value: $10,000

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to assist and encourage students in financial need enrolled in the School of Physiotherapy at The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship, applicants must:

    1. Be enrolled in their final year of studies in the School of Physiotherapy, Fremantle; and
    2. Be able to demonstrate the circumstances set out in the Selection Criteria.

    Applications are now closed.

    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:

    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 close Wednesday 15 January 2020 at 4pm

    Scholarship Conditions

    Application Form

  • The Burn and Trauma Rehabilitation Travel Scholarship

    Value: $500

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to assist and encourage a student who is enrolled in one of the following courses in the School of Physiotherapy, University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle campus:

    • Graduate Certificate in Burn and Trauma Rehabilitation; or
    • Graduate Diploma of Burn and Trauma Rehabilitation; or
    • Master of Burn and Trauma Rehabilitation

    To be eligible for a Scholarship, applicants must be working in the area of acute burn injury care; burn patient rehabilitation; or workplace where skill and knowledge gains will benefit burn patients. The number of Scholarships awarded each semester will be at the discretion of the Selection Committee.

    Applications are now closed.

    For further information please contact Ms Alyssa Mole on (08) 9433 0229 or alyssa.mole@nd.edu.au.

    Scholarship Conditions

  • The Rocky Bay Scholarship

    Value: $5,000

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to recognise a student in the School of Physiotherapy at The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle, who demonstrates academic excellence and a commitment to providing support to people living with disabilities.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship, applicants must:

    1. Be enrolled in their second or third year of studies in the School of Physiotherapy at The University of Notre Dame Australia, Fremantle; and
    2. Have attained a grade of Distinction level or better.

    Applications close Wednesday 15 January 2020 at 4pm

    Scholarship Conditions

    Application Form

  • The Kimberley Rural Health Alliance Scholarship

    Value: up to $40,000

    The purpose of the Scholarship is to provide financial support to students from the Kimberley region to study an accredited undergraduate course within the allied health or nursing and midwifery professions. It is intended that the Scholarship will assist in addressing some of the financial limitations that may be associated with living in rural or remote locations. The Majarlin Kimberley Centre for Remote Health will award one Scholarship each year if there is a suitable candidate.

    To be eligible for the Scholarship applicants must:

    a. Be from the Kimberley region of Australia (proof of 3 years attendance at a Kimberley school is required);
    b. Be enrolled as a full-time student in an undergraduate health related discipline at The University of Notre Dame Australia;
    c. Commit to undertake a clinical placement in the Kimberley region organised through the Majarlin Kimberley Centre for Remote Health. The placement must be at least four week duration and approved by the student’s School; and
    d. Be able to demonstrate satisfactory academic achievement and be in Good Standing throughout the duration of Scholarship.

    For further information, please contact the Majarlin Kimberley Centre for Remote Health.

    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 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.

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

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