Flinders University is offering undergraduate scholarships for nursing students in Australia. The Resthaven Undergraduate Nursing Scholarship is to encourage study related to aged care and to provide financial assistance to students in the Bachelor of Nursing. The students of Australia or New Zealand can apply for this scholarship. Up to three scholarships will be available per year subject to funding. The application deadline is 8th March 2013.
Study Subject(s): Scholarships are provided in the field of nursing.
Course Level: This scholarship is available for pursuing undergraduate degree level.
Scholarship Provider: Resthaven Incorporated
Scholarship can be taken at: Australia
Eligibility: Applicants must:
-be Australian or new Zealand citizens or Australian permanent residents; and
-be commencing the Bachelor of Nursing (Graduate Entry) or the Bachelor of Nursing (Re-Entry), or enrolling in the second year of the Bachelor of Nursing (Pre-registration) in the specified academic year; and
-normally be enrolled full-time at Flinders University; and
-show a genuine interest in aged care as a career and in their studies; and
-be prepared to undertake a placement at Resthaven; and
-to be considered for the financial need scholarship, students must additionally be in receipt of a means tested Commonwealth income support payment or be able to demonstrate financial hardship.
Scholarship Open for International Students: The students of Australia or New Zealand can apply for this scholarship.
Scholarship Description: The Resthaven Undergraduate Nursing Scholarship is to encourage study related to aged care and to provide financial assistance to students in the Bachelor of Nursing.
Number of award(s): Up to three scholarships will be available per year subject to funding. A minimum of one scholarship per year will be reserved for students who can demonstrate financial need.
Duration of award(s): The duration of the scholarship is two years for students enrolled in the Bachelor of Nursing (Pre-registration) and the Bachelor or Nursing (Graduate Entry). The scholarship duration is one year for students enrolled in the Bachelor of Nursing (Re-entry).
What does it cover? The scholarship has a value of $5 000 per annum for each full-time student.
Selection criteria: The scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and demonstrated interest in aged care as a career.
Notification: Not Known
How to Apply: Applications should be submitted online through the Flinders University Student Information System. Applicants will need to login and navigate to the My Scholarships tab to submit an application. The application form for this scholarship is called “Resthaven Undergraduate Nursing Scholarship” or you can search for it by the keyword “Resthaven”. Please read the how to apply page and ensure all of your personal details are up-to-date in Student Two as you will be assessed using the information in the Student System before applying, including home and semester address, citizenship etc.
Scholarship Application Deadline: The application deadline is 8th March 2013.