SA Premier’s Nursing & Midwifery Scholarships

The South Australian Premier’s Nursing and Midwifery Scholarships are offered annually to enable nurses and midwives to explore best practice and translate evidence into sustainable outcomes within the South Australian health system.

The 2024 Premier's Nursing and Midwifery Scholarships provide nurses and midwives the opportunity to undertake an observational study tour within Australia and/or internationally to the value of $10,000 (AUD).

The Scholarships must be taken between 1 July 2023 and 30 June 2024, with the expectation that successful recipients return to work in South Australia, and use their experiences to facilitate innovation, implement quality improvement initiatives, and implement positive changes to practice.

Eligibility

To be eligible for a Scholarship, you must be employed and working permanently, either full-time or part-time as a nurse and/or midwife in South Australia in the public, private, community or aged care sector.

Applications

The 2024 South Australian Premier’s Nursing and Midwifery Scholarships Prospectus outlines the application process and relevant application forms and the parameters for successful study tour Scholarships.

All applications must be submitted via the online application portal.

Applications comprise:

Important dates

Applications open 6 January 2023.

Applications close at 5pm 3 March 2023.

Applicants to be advised of outcome at end of April 2023.

Further information

Enquiries

For any enquiries, contact the Nursing and Midwifery Office at Health.NursingandMidwifery@sa.gov.au or call (08) 8226 5882.