Hunter New England Health Honours Scholarship

Amount$10000Number Available1Faculty
DonorSchool of Nursing and Midwifery/Hunter New England Health
EstablishmentThis scholarship was established to build a research culture in Nursing and to support students undertaking the Honours program. This will then establish a pathway leading to Research Higher Degree level studies. It aims to strengthen the research partnership between Hunter New England Health and the University of Newcastle.

Applicable to: Honours, High-Achievers, Nursing, Nurses.


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

  • Be enrolled in the Bachelor of Nursing (Honours) program

At least one (1) Scholarship will be offered valued at $10000 for 1 year full time study or 2 years part time study. The scholarship will be paid after the relevant census dates.


Selection of the Scholar will be on the basis of:

* undertaking a clinical based project

* academic merit including a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 5.0

* performance at interview

* preference will be given to students employed part-time by Hunter New England Health

Contact Details


Student Services Centre
University of Newcastle
University Drive

Phone: +61 2 4921 6404 or +61 2 4921 8849
Fax: +61 2 4921 6937