Flinders University :Resthaven Undergraduate Nursing Scholarships

Opening Date: 03-12-2018   Closing Date: 13-03-2019  

Description
The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage study related to aged care and to provide financial assistance to students in the Bachelor of Nursing.

Number of scholarships available
Two 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.

Value
Each scholarship will have a value of $5000

Eligibility
 

  • be Australian or new Zealand citizens or Australian permanent residents; and
  • be enrolling in the second year of the Bachelor of Nursing (Graduate Entry) or the Bachelor of Nursing (Re-Entry), or enrolling in the third 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
  • have not previously been in receipt of a Resthaven Scholarship

 

Source of Funds

The Scholarship is funded by Resthaven Inc.

Selection
The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of academic merit and demonstrated interest in aged care as a career. Selection will be made by the College of Nursing and Health Sciences in conjunction with Student Finance Services.

Tenure
The scholarship will be valid for one year. Students will receive payment in equal instalments, after the census date of each semester. Payments will be made subject to the student maintaining satisfactory progress (normally a minimum GPA of 4). Scholarship payments will not be available for a repeat year of study.


Leave
Leave from the scholarship can be taken concurrently with leave from study for a maximum of one semester.

Applications
Applications should be submitted online through the Flinders University Student System by the specified closing date.

Advertising
The availability of the Scholarship will be advertised on the University’s website.
 

  • View rules for this scholarship scheme.
Scholarship Type: undergraduate, honours, academic merit, financial, continuing,

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