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Scholarships

The Nurses Memorial Centre (NMC) offers a number of scholarships to exceptional candidates, such as nurses and midwives, undertaking postgraduate study at an Australian University or accredited higher education institution. The purpose of these scholarships is to increase access to postgraduate study for nurses and midwives as part of the NMC’s mission to act as “a living memorial” by advancing the nursing profession through education.

There are four key scholarships that are offered through the Nurses Memorial Centre:

  1. The Australian Legion of Ex-Servicemen and Women Scholarships

  2. Vivian Bullwinkel Award – Nurses Memorial Centre Scholarship and Award

  3. Betty Jeffery Award – Nurses Memorial Centre Scholarship and Award

  4. Indigenous Scholarship for Indigenous Nurses

  5. The Anne Murray Mental Health Scholarship

  6. Prince Henry’s Affiliates Scholarship

In the 2017 application round, scholarship applications will be accepted for studies to be undertaken in 2018. The scholarships available to applicants are the Australian Legion of Ex-Servicemen and Women Scholarships, Vivian Bullwinkel Award and Betty Jeffrey Award.

Scholarship applications are taken between 1 July and 31 August each year and you can apply online.

If you have any questions regarding your eligibility and other scholarship questions, please refer to the FAQ section.