Sister Elizabeth Kenny Memorial Fund Scholarship

Sister Elizabeth Kenny Memorial Fund Scholarship

University of Southern Queensland

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of Southern Queensland

 Scholarship Name:  Sister Elizabeth Kenny Memorial Fund Scholarship

 Description:  The scholarship was initiated by the Sister Elizabeth Kenny Memorial Fund (SEKMF) which was set up for the funding of the Sister Elizabeth Kenny Chair in Rural and Remote Nursing at the university, and is now assisting Nursing students. Each year, USQ offers the Sister Elizabeth Kenny Memorial Fund Scholarship to an undergraduate student entering their second or third year of their Bachelor of Nursing degree, who intends on undertaking a clinical placement in a rural area.

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Nursing

 Support Type:  Equity Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $5,000

 Annual Comment:  The scholarship is valued at $5,000 for 1 year. Payments of $2,500 are made each semester and the second instalment will be subject to satisfactory progress.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  Applicants must: be Australian citizens or permanent residents; be entering into the second or third year of the Bachelor of Nursing in Semester 1; be enrolled on-campus at Toowoomba or Fraser Coast; and be enrolled in a minimum of 3 study units in Semester 1 and Semester 2.

 Target Group:  Educational disadvantage

 Study Location:  Australia – QLD: Darling Downs/South-West Queensland QLD: Wide Bay

 Closing Date:  End October

 Number Per Year:  1

 Scholarship Website:  http://www.usq.edu.au/scholarships (opens in new window)

Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  General Scholarship Enquiries

 Contact Phone:  61 1800 269500

 Contact Email:  study@usq.edu.au

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of Southern Queensland

 Provider Phone:  61 7 46312100

 Provider Website:  http://www.usq.edu.au (opens in new window)