Australian Government Scholarships
ACN administers a number of scholarships funded by the Australian Government Department of Health and Department of Social Services. It is not necessary to be a member of ACN to apply for these scholarships.
Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme (NAHSSS)
This scholarship provides assistance to nurses, midwives and nursing and midwifery students who are undertaking study at an Australian university or registered training organisation. Please click here for a full listing of the available NAHSSS scholarships.
For further information please contact the Australian College of Nursing via email email@example.com or freecall 1800 117 262 (charges may apply).
Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme (PHMSS)
This scholarship provides financial assistance to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students who are undertaking an undergraduate course in an eligible health related discipline. Please click here for further information and how to apply for the PHMSS.
For further information please contact the Australian College of Nursing via email firstname.lastname@example.org or freecall 1800 668 628 (charges may apply).
Aged Care Nursing Scholarships
The Aged Care Nursing Scholarships (ACNS) will have no new scholarships offered under the ACNS in 2014/2015. However, you may be eligible for other Australian Government Scholarships listed on this website.
Existing scholars will continue to be supported, and if you have any enquiries or concerns please contact the Australian College of Nursing via email email@example.com or freecall 1800 116 696 (charges may apply).
ACN Grants and Awards
ACN funds and administers a number of grants and awards that are available to Fellows and Members of ACN. Please click here for further information on ACN Grants and Awards and how to apply.
McGrath Foundation Scholarship
Scholarships are available for registered nurses to complete ACN’s Graduate Certificate in Breast Cancer Nursing commencing in July each year. Please click here for further information and how to apply for the McGrath Foundation Scholarship.
Arrow Bone Marrow Transplant Foundation Scholarships
The Arrow Bone Marrow Transplant Foundation is committed to the education of nurses working in the field of bone marrow and stem cell therapy. Up to six scholarships are available for registered nurses to complete the following ACN postgraduate certificate subjects:
- Chemotherapy and other Systemic Treatments in Cancer Care
- Blood and Marrow Transplantation
- Haematology Nursing
Click here for further information.