The Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship
*next round 2013* The Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme is funded by Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing. The Scheme was established in recognition of Dr Arnold ("Puggy") Hunter's significant contribution to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health and his role as the inaugural Chair of the National Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Organisation (NACCHO). The aim of the Scheme is to help address the under-representation of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in health professions and assist in increasing the number of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with professional health qualifications. Eligible health areas are: Aboriginal health worker; Allied health (excluding pharmacy); Dentistry/oral health (excluding dental assistants); Medicine; Midwifery; Nursing
|Study Subject:||health, nursing, indigenous health|
|Provided By:||Royal College of Nursing, Australia (RCNA)|
This scholarship is offered annually to an unspecified number of people. Open for applications until September 16, 2012.
The value of this scholarship is AUD15000 (maximum per award). This award is to be used for living expenses. This scholarship is paid See Scheme Summary.
This scholarship is for one of the following fields of research: Nursing or Public health and health services.
To apply you must be a Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander. Only citizens of Australia may apply.
To apply for this scholarship you must consult the scholarship web site. Terms and conditions are subject to change. Always confirm details with scholarship provider before applying.
Phone: 1800 688 628
Web Site: http://www.rcna.org.au