Michael Kierce Prize

Study level
Graduate Coursework
Category
Prize
Fund basis

UTR6.72.189

Origin
Multiple donations
Fund source
Perpetual Trust (UOM)
Study Area
Nursing

About

Donor: Family, friends and colleagues of Michael Kierce, BHealthSc (Victoria UT), GDipCritCareNurs RN. Michael was a lecturer in the Department of Nursing, an inspired teacher and academic who encouraged his students to take a leadership role through combining clinical excellence with research.

Benefits

$785

Disclaimer: The benefit amount for this award is approximate. It will be confirmed at the time of awarding and determined by the committee according to the terms of the award.

Eligibility

Awarded to a student who during the fourth year of a nursing course has demonstrated research excellence, clinical excellence and the potential for leadership in clinical practice research. All three criteria must be accorded equal weight; a student's clinical excellence and leadership in clinical practice is to be assessed on reports of the student's supervisors and research excellence is to be assessed on a research subject undertaken as part of the course.

Outcome

Most merit based prize recipients will be advised in writing in Semester One of the following academic year.

Enquiries

Please contact Sara Nelson, Academic Program Manager, School of Health Sciences, sara.nelson@unimelb.edu.au

Scholarship Management

Faculty

Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences

School

Health Sciences