The Nursing and Midwifery Office has a range of scholarships for nursing and midwifery students studying in Western Australia. The scholarships can help you:

  • become a nurse or midwife
  • to progress your career.

They have been offered to WA nurses and midwives since 1980.

Offering financial assistance ensures:

  • enough nurse and midwives are available for all health services
  • nurses and midwives know they are valued and supported
  • nurses and midwives are experts in their chosen fields
  • WA patients and community receive the very best patient care.

Scholarships are awarded, based on current and projected workforce requirements and for areas of high clinical need.

Priority is given to WA Health employees.

How to apply

The 2019 scholarship round for Initial Registration and Postgraduate scholarships are now open and close 11 February 2019. 

Apply now

The outcome of applications submitted by the due date will be communicated in March 2019 before education provider census dates. 

Renewal of Registration and Postgraduate Enrolled Nurse Specialisation Scholarships are open all year. You can apply for these scholarships via the link provided on the Other scholarships webpage.

Scholarships offered

Application resources

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