Susan Wakil School of Nursing and Midwifery


The Lenity Australia Award Scholarship

Background:

This Scholarship has been generously donated by Lenity Australia to support Tongan nurses to study specialty Advanced Learning Masters programs at Sydney Nursing School, at the University of Sydney.

 

This Scholarship aims to contribute further capacity and growth to the Tongan health and education systems by raising the standards of nursing practice and education in Tonga and thereby improve the health of the Tongan community. The Lenity Australia Scholarship is also facilitating the translation of advanced nursing knowledge into best practice and policies for building nursing and health curriculum across the South Pacific region.

Open to: Applicants must be a citizen of Tonga.
  Applicants must hold a Bachelor of Nursing degree (or equivalent) and be a registered nurse in Tonga.
  Applicants must have at least three years nursing experience and be:
  1. currently employed by the Queen Solate School of Nursing, or
  2. working in a relevant clinical area with the capacity to make clinical practice improvements, or
  3. have an interest in teaching with the Queen Solate School of Nursing.
  Applicants must be willing to complete an Advanced Learning Masters in the Sydney Nursing School at the University of Sydney.
Value: The Scholarship will provide an annual stipend allowance of at least $33,884 per annum.
  The Scholarship will cover course fees, overseas health cover, and the Student Services and Amenities Fee for the Sydney Nursing School's Advanced Learning Masters course for a maximum period of 18 months.
Duration:  The Scholarship will provide for the full-time duration of the Advanced Learning Masters course, subject to satisfactory academic performance.
Closing Date: Closed
Application Form: Closed
Further Information:  Terms and Conditions

Susan Wakil Scholarships - Postgraduate Rural and Regional Australia

Background:

Established in 2016, this Scholarship has been generously donated by The Susan and Isaac Wakil Foundation to encourage and support individuals from the Rural or Regional Australia to undertake nursing education at Susan Wakil School of Nursing and Midwifery, at the University of Sydney. 

 

This Scholarship is for students at postgraduate level. Students are expected to enrol in either the pre-registration (Master of Nursing - Graduate Entry), or a post-registration (specialty Masters) program.

Open to: Australian citizens or permanent residents from rural or regional Australia
  Enrolled part-time candidates commencing first year of an Advanced Learning Master's degree at Sydney Nursing School.
  Preference for the scholarship will be given to applicants not already in receipt of a scholarship
Value: $4,225 per semester to cover course fees.
Duration:  Tenable up to 5 semesters only.
Application: Closed
Closing Date: Closed
Terms and Conditons: Click Here

Susan Wakil Scholarships - Postgraduate Greater Sydney

Background:

Established in 2016, this Scholarship has been generously donated by The Susan and Isaac Wakil Foundation to encourage and support individuals from the Greater Sydney region to undertake nursing education at Susan Wakil School of Nursing and Midwifery, at the University of Sydney.

 

This Scholarship is for students at postgraduate level. Students are expected to enrol in either the pre-registration (Master of Nursing - Graduate Entry), or a post-registration (specialty Masters) program.

Open to: Australian citizens or permanent residents from Greater Sydney
  Commencing in the first year of an Advanced Learning Master's degree at Sydney Nursing School.
  Preference for the scholarship will be given to applicants not already in receipt of a scholarship
Value: $1,625 per semester
Duration:  Tenable for up to 5 semesters
Application: Closed.
Closing Date: Closed.
Terms and Conditions: Click Here

The Trace Richey Scholarship

Background:

Established in 2018, this Scholarship has been generously donated by the Arrow Bone Marrow Transplant Foundation to assist students commencing their study in the Master of Cancer and Haematology Nursing course at the University of Sydney.

Open to:

To be eligible for the Scholarship, applicants must be:

a. commencing their first year and enrolled in the Master of Cancer and Haematology at the University of Sydney, commencing in Semester 1 2020,

b. enrolled in at least 12 credit points each semester, and

c. Australian Citizens or Australian Permanent Residents.

Value:

The Scholarship is valued at $7,000 per annum for a recipient enrolled full-time for the duration of the course.

A recipient enrolled part-time will receive 50% of the full time rate.

The total Scholarship funds a recipient can receive from the Scholarship is $10,500.

Open Date: Apply Now
Closing Date: 31 March 2020 at 11:59PM
Read more: Terms and Conditions

Women's Plans Foundation Award

Background: 

This Scholarship has been established to assist students studying at the University of Sydney Susan Wakil School of Nursing and Midwifery (Sydney Nursing School) who have demonstrated interest in reproductive health and family planning as a component of women’s development in third world countries. 

Open to:

a.       Applicants must be Australian Citizens or Australian permanent residents.

b.      Applicants must be currently enrolled in a postgraduate degree program or in an undergraduate honours year program in the Sydney Nursing School.

c.       Applicants must not be in their final year of study.

d.      Applicants must be able to demonstrate interest in reproductive health and family planning as a component of women’s development in third world countries.

Value: The Scholarship is valued at $1,000 and is paid as a one-off payment.
Opens: Apply Now
Closes: 27 September 2019 at 11:59PM
Read More: Terms and Conditions