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Scholarships

An ECU scholarship recognises those whose life journey may not have been an easy one, as well as students who have displayed outstanding academic excellence and endeavour. An ECU scholarship can help you realise your ambitions by paying expenses like fees, text books and living expenses.

Scholarships are offered to potential students as well as current students, and support undergraduate, postgraduate or research degree study.

Find a scholarship

Search all scholarships available at ECU and how to apply on the scholarships page.

School of Nursing & Midwifery scholarships

At a glance

  • You must be a current ECU student to be eligible for this scholarship.
  • Questions about this scholarship can be directed to scholarships@ecu.edu.au.

Eligibility guidelines

To be eligible for this scholarship you must :

  • be a first year student enrolled in an Undergraduate course within the School of Nursing and Midwifery.

Selection criteria

Based on financial hardship and written statement (of no more than 500 words) which includes your personal information about the following:

  • Achievements;
  • How the Scholarship will assist; and
  • Reasons for choosing Nursing and/or Midwifery as a career.

Terms and conditions

To receive the scholarship you must:

  • not be in receipt of any other ECU scholarship valued at $5,000 or above; and
  • be willing to write a statement at the end of the year of how you used the scholarship.

How to apply

Application is made via the ECU Online Scholarship Application Portal. Access to the portal is available between application opening and closing dates via this web page.

For more information

Contact the Scholarships Office.

At a glance

  • You must be a current ECU student to be eligible for this scholarship.
  • For more information, visit the Ramsay Health Care web page.

Eligibility guidelines

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • be an Australian citizen, Australian permanent resident, or a New Zealand citizen;
  • be enrolled in the 2nd or 3rd year of an ECU Bachelor of Science - Nursing;
  • have successfully completed a minimum of 120 credit points;
  • be enrolled in a minimum of 30 credit points;
  • be able to provide evidence at the time of application of your financial hardship (usually demonstrated by being in receipt of a means-tested Centrelink allowance);
  • not currently be in receipt of, or have received any other Scholarship whilst studying at ECU in an undergraduate Nursing course with the exception of a Student Start-up or Relocation Scholarship; and
  • have maintained an academic status of good standing at the end of each semester (as defined in the ECU handbook).

Selection criteria

Following the closing date of the scholarship all eligible applications will be assessed and a selection panel will determine the successful recipient.

How to apply

Applicants are required to complete the Application Form (either hard copy, or electronic) and associated documentation and email to scholarships@ecu.edu.au.

In addition to the application form you are required to provide:

  • a short statement advising how the scholarship will assist you; and
  • a reflective essay (1000 maximum) about your experience of linking the Ramsay Health Care values with your clinical practice, with a focus on patient outcomes, quality and safety in nursing practice and service delivery.

For more information

At a glance

Eligibility guidelines

To be eligible for this scholarship you must:

  • be an Australian citizen, or an Australian permanent resident;
  • be a resident of Western Australia, and:
    • have or intend to relocate from a rural, regional or remote area of WA; or
    • be an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
  • not be in receipt of any other scholarships except for any Commonwealth Scholarships (CAS and /or CECS) or the Student Start Up or Relocation Scholarships through Centrelink;
  • be commencing your first semester of study in the ECU Bachelor of Science (Nursing); and
  • study on-campus and full-time (60 credit points per semester).

How to apply

Applicants are required to complete the Application Form (either hard copy, or electronic) and associated documentation and email to scholarships@ecu.edu.au.

You will be required to demonstrate prior academic success and provide a written statement (of no more than 500 words) which includes your:

  • financial circumstances;
  • social disadvantages;
  • achievements; and
  • reasons for choosing Nursing as a career.

For more information

Contact the Scholarships Office

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