RCNA Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship


Funded by the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing, and administered by the Australian College of Nursing (ACN), the Peggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship provides financial assistance to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who are or will by studying at a TAFE (certificate IV and above) or entry level university in:

  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health work
  • Allied Health (excluding pharmacy)
  • Dentistry/Oral Health (excluding dental assistants)
  • Medicine
  • Midwifery
  • Nursing

Each scholarship is worth up to $7,500 per year for part-time study or $15,000 per year for full-time study.

For online applications, conditions and guidelines, go to Australian College of Nursing, contact them on 1800 688 628 or email [email protected]