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

Britton Craigie Scholarship

Background:

A unique opportunity is available for an outstanding PhD scholar who is completing research within the Sydney Nursing School at the University of Sydney.

 

This Scholarship was established in 2016 from a bequest from the Estate of Claire Rosaline Craigie.

Open to: 1. Applicants must be currently enrolled as a domestic PhD student within the Sydney Nursing School at the University of Sydney.
 

2. Applicants must have completed two and a half years full time or equivalent part time study towards their PhD within the Sydney Nursing School at the University of Sydney.

  3. Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or New Zealand Citizen.
  4. An applicant who was a recipient of this scholarship previouslyy is not eligible.
Value and Duration: The Scholarship will provide a stipend allowance of $15,000 for 6 months, subject to satisfactory academic performance. If the successful applicant is enrolled part-time they will recieve the same amount during these 6 months. Part time students should obtain independent tax advice in regards part time scholarship payment.
Further Infomation Flyer and Terms and Conditions
Open Date:  APPLY NOW
Close Date:  17 December 2017 at 11:59pm


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
Conditions:  Read more