Division of Health Sciences postgraduate scholarships and grants
|Continuing Students||New Students||Indigenous Students|
|Rural Students||Economically Disadvantaged Students||International Students|
|Scholarship name||Discipline area||Value||Contact||Who can apply|
|Conference Scholarship for Students||Health Science||$1,000||Associate Head of School|
|Joint Pharmacy Registrar Clinical Training Scholarship||Pharmacy||$26,firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Rural Reconnect Grants||Education, Health Sciences,
Nursing and Midwifery
|Schulz Veterans' MATES Travel Grant||Pharmacy, Medical Science||$1,000||Libby Roughead|
Please note: Scholarships and Grants are subject to change and are awarded based on conditions current at the time of award.
The School of Health Sciences Conference Scholarship provides financial support for students to present papers or posters at local or international conferences with the aim to facilitate student dissemination of new knowledge and provide student networking opportunities.
Application Form and Information (DOC 68KB)
Closing date: First round of applications close 15 March. Second round of applications close 15 October.
For further information contact:
Dr. Kerry Thoirs
School of Health Science
Tel: (08) 8302 2903
Forward completed applications to:
School of Health Science
Tel: (08) 8302 2308
The School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences is working in collaboration with SA Health to develop and pilot an innovative Advanced Practitioner Clinical Doctorate Program. In its final form the joint program will combine clinical training as a Pharmacy Registrar under the Master of Clinical Pharmacy Program, before commencing research training by undertaking a PhD Degree.
Sansom Pharmacy Fund and School of Pharmacy and Medical Sciences will fund 6 scholarships to fulltime students enrolled in the Master of Clinical Pharmacy.
Eligible candidates will be invited to attend an interview with the selection panel. The criteria for the interview will be demonstrated academic record, communication skills, drive for a career in pharmacy practitioner-research, a passion for improved pharmacy patient outcomes, and commitment to fulltime postgraduate study. Successful candidates will enrol or continue their fulltime enrolment in the UniSA Masters of Clinical Pharmacy Program.
Candidates apply for an advertised places in the PO2/PO3 Advanced Practitioner Clinical Doctorate Programme with SA Health based at The Queen Elizabeth Hospital.
They are required to submit a written application and attend an interview with the Selection Panel.
These grants are available to students from a rural or isolated area who have relocated to Adelaide to study full-time and are undertaking a professional experience placement in one the following disciplines: Education, Health Sciences, Nursing or Midwifery.
Applicants must be Australian citizens or permanent residents, be financially disadvantaged and have lived in a rural or isolated area for at least four years prior to commencing university. Applicants must be undertaking their placement in a rural area in the year that they apply for the grant.
Please note that the grants will not be awarded retrospectively. Applicants must not have completed their placement prior to the application closing date.
Applicants must provide a personal written statement detailing the location and duration of their rural placement and their future career goals. Preference may be given to applicants who are undertaking a rural placement greater than four consecutive weeks. Applicants who are receiving financial assistance from the Spencer Gulf Rural Health School are not eligible to apply. Applicants who have previously been in receipt of a Rural Reconnect Grant are not eligible to apply.
Recipients will be selected on the basis of demonstrated financial disadvantage, academic merit (GPA) and a personal written statement. Recipients will also be invited to participate in research and evaluation.
For more information contact:
Marketing and Development Unit
Tel: (08) 8302 7634
The travel grant is designed to assist a postgraduate student and/or research staff member employed by the University in the Veterans' MATES project obtain national or international academic conference/meeting experience.
For extended criteria and application details, please contact:
A/Prof. Libby Roughead
Veterans' MATES Project
Tel: (08) 8302 1238
Fax: (08) 8302 1087