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2017 Australian College of Nursing Grants and Awards NOW OPEN

Applications for 2017 Grants and Awards are now open and will close on 2nd April 2017.

Select the scholarship that you are interested in to open the application form.

The College Consortium Fund – Research grant for up to $30,000.

This research grant is available to registered nurses or midwives to conduct a research project that aims to improve access, equity, quality and outcomes in health care.  

Applications from research collectives and multidisciplinary groups are encouraged.

The principal investigator must be a member or fellow of ACN.


Sister Margaret Y Winning Scholarship Value $10,000.

A scholarship for students at the Queensland University of Technology undertaking a Masters or PhD program.

Applicants must be a member or fellow of ACN.


The Sul Stuart-Fraser Scholarship for perioperative nursing.

Funding to complete the ACN Graduate Certificate in perioperative nursing, beginning October 2017 or January 2018. The scholarship is for ACN members or fellows only.


The ‘Ollie Schollie’ Nurse Practitioner Scholarship Value $5,000.

A scholarship jointly funded by ACN and the Australian College of Nurse Practitioners (ACNP), to be offered to a nurse practitioner for the purpose of growing the body of knowledge on the nurse practitioner role in Australia. The scholarship is for ACN or ACNP members or fellows only.


All applicants will be notified of the outcome of their application in early July and the awards will be presented at the ACN National Nursing Forum to be held in Sydney from 21 - 23 August.

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For more details on each award please refer to the ACN Grants and awards fact sheet

For further information
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