Flinders University 2022 The Leahurst Nurses’ Foundation Bachelor of Nursing Scholarship

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The Leahurst Nurses’ Foundation Scholarship has been established to provide financial support to students experiencing financial hardship, as a result of undertaking their final clinical placement in their undergraduate Nursing degree. The scholarship is open to all students undertaking their  final placement in 2022.

About Flinders University

Flinders University is a public university in Adelaide, South Australia. Founded in 1966, it was named in honour of navigator Matthew Flinders, who explored and surveyed the South Australian coastline in the early 19th century. Flinders is a verdant university[citation needed] and a member of the Innovative Research Universities (IRU) Group and ranks in the 10-16 bracket in Australia and 36th in the world of those established less than 50 years. Academically, the university pioneered a cross-disciplinary approach to education, and its faculties of medicine and the humanities are ranked amon.

The Leahurst Nurses’ Foundation Bachelor of Nursing Scholarship

Aim and Benefits of The Leahurst Nurses’ Foundation Bachelor of Nursing Scholarship

The scholarship is valued at $2000 paid within two weeks of commencement of the final clinical placement.

The Leahurst Nurses’ Foundation Bachelor of Nursing Scholarship Courses

Requirements for The Leahurst Nurses’ Foundation Bachelor of Nursing Scholarship Qualification

Applicants for the scholarship must:

  • be enrolled or enrolling in their final clinical placement of an undergraduate Nursing degree at Flinders; and
  • be able to demonstrate financial hardship and/or anticipated financial disadvantage because of undertaking the placement; and
  • have a GPA of 4.5 or above; and
  • not be in receipt of a similar scholarship for the same placement.

The scholarship is open to all students undertaking their  final placement in 2022. Applicants can apply even if the details of their final placement have not yet been confirmed (placements for some students won’t be confirmed until after the scholarship closing date).

Interview date, Process and Venue for The Leahurst Nurses’ Foundation Bachelor of Nursing Scholarship

The Scholarship will be awarded on the basis of financial need and academic merit.

The scholarship is awarded at the discretion of the selection panel. There is no obligation to offer the scholarship in any given year, should there not be a suitable applicant.

Selection of the candidate(s) will be made by a panel which will include representatives from the College of Nursing and Health Sciences.

Application Deadline

July 8, 2022

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