Friends of the University Thelma Wright Memorial Nursing Scholarship

Amount$2000Number Available1FacultyFaculty of Health and Medicine
DonorFriends of the University of Newcastle
EstablishmentThis scholarship was established by the Friends of the University in 2007 to support a student who is undertaking the Bachelor of Nursing program. Applicable to: Nursing, Nurses, 2nd year, Second year, Health and Medicine Students.
Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship you must meet the following criteria:

  • Be enrolled full-time in the 2nd year of the Bachelor of Nursing program
  • Be an Australian Citizen or Be a Permanent Resident
  • Be an enrolled Nurse (EN) or Assistant in Nursing (AIN)
Required Documentation

If documentation is not provided your application will not be processed. Please have all required documents available for upload as PDF, DOC, DOCX, JPEG, or JPG files prior to completing the online application process.

  • A written statement outlining your work experience as an Enrolled Nurse (EN) or Assistant in Nursing (AIN) and your commitment to nursing
  • A written reference from a current or former nursing workplace
Benefit

One Benefit of $2000 will be offered under the Scholarship annually, and paid as a lump sum to the Scholar by the University after the census date.

Selection

Selection of the Scholar will be on the basis of academic merit, a written statement outlining work experience as an Enrolled Nurse (EN) or Assistant in Nursing (AIN) and commitment to nursing, along with a written reference from a current or former nursing workplace.

Faculty
  • Faculty of Health and Medicine

Contact Details

SCHOLARSHIPS OFFICER

Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive
CALLAGHAN NSW 2308

Phone: +61 2 4921 6404 or +61 2 4921 8849
Fax: +61 2 4921 6937
Email: scholarships@newcastle.edu.au