SYDNEY NURSING SCHOOL RESEARCH SCHOLARSHIPS

Faculty Scholarships

External Scholarships


The Beth Spence Scholarship

Background:

The purpose of the Beth Spence Scholarship is to provide support for a Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) candidate within the Sydney Nursing School at the University of Sydney.  It aims to improve the integration of care for individuals and families at times of vulnerability.

Open to: Open to Australian citizens or permanent residents who satisfy the general eligibility criteria for the PhD at Sydney Nursing School.
  Hold a current Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency (AHPRA) registration as a registered nurse or midwife
  Are currently enrolled PhD candidates (or apply as a PhD candidate in conjunction with the Beth Spence Scholarship Application) in the Sydney Nursing School
  Candidates in their final full-time equivalent year (1 year full-time or 2 years part-time) of PhD candidature are not eligible to apply.
Value: $6,000
Duration:  3 year
Open Date:  June
Close Date:  October
Conditions:  Read more

Seashells Travel Scholarship

Background:

The Seashells Travel Scholarship was established to support pre-registered nursing students study overseas.

Open to: Open to Australian citizens or permanent residents who satisfy the general eligibility criteria for the PhD at Sydney Nursing School.
  Applicants should be pre-registration (registered nurses are not eligible to apply).
Value: $4,000
Duration:  One-off
Open Date:  July
Close Date:  July
Conditions:  Read more

Skellern Family Foundation

Background:

This scholarship was established to provide financial support to early to mid-career nurses and midwives to undertake or complete a PhD.

Open to: Open to Australian citizens or permanent residents who are able to provide a current copy of AHPRA registration as a nurse or midwife.
  Applicants currently enrolled in the Sydney Nursing School for part-time study and have not completed more than 2 x research periods of part-time candidature and are prepared to complete degree as a full-time candidate (to do research area in the health sciences)
Value: $3,000 per year
Duration:  Tenable for up to 5 years (subject to satisfactory progress). RTP applicants may apply however 
Open Date:  TBC
Close Date:  TBC


External Scholarships

Women's Plans Foundation Award

Background:

The Women's Plans Foundation Award was established to support students with a demonstrated interest in global health.

Open to: Applicants must be enrolled in the Sydney Nursing School at the University of Sydney by the Semester 1 census date.
Value: $1,000
Duration:  One-off
Open Date:  August
Close Date:  September
Conditions:  Read more