Amount

$5000
1 Year

Opening date

Closing date

Status

Open

Who is it for?

2nd year undergraduates, 3rd year undergraduates

Where is it available?

Mildura

How is it paid?

Per Semester

Background

Ramsay Health Care Limited provides rural and regional health care to the North Western region of Victoria through the Mildura Base Hospital. The organisation is an existing supporter of nursing students at the La Trobe University Mildura Campus, and now wishes to extend its support through the establishment of a new scholarship.

Are you eligible to apply?

To be eligible to apply for this scholarship, applicants must:

  • Be an Australian citizen, New Zealand citizen, Australian Permanent Resident or the holder of an Australian Permanent Humanitarian Visa
  • Be enrolled fulltime in the second or third year of the Bachelor of Nursing degree at La Trobe's Mildura Campus
  • Have obtained a "B" grade or better average for subjects already completed
  • Be able to demonstrate how you will benefit from completing your nursing qualification and how they intend to contribute to the Mildura region
  • Reside for at least the last three years within the Municipality of Mildura Rural City Council, Wentworth Shire Council, Broken Hill City Council or Swan Hill
  • Not receive any other non-Government scholarships

Recipients of the scholarship shall be selected by the University based on their:

  • an application addressing the eligibility criteria
  • a personal statement demonstrating how you will benefit from completing your Nursing degree and contribute to the regional municipalities where you live.

How to apply

To apply for this scholarship, please complete the application form and return by the closing date.

Who to contact for further information

Scholarships Office, scholarships@latrobe.edu.au