Patricia Eileen Hyams Scholarships in Cancer & Palliative Care Nursing

Study level
Graduate Coursework
Category
Scholarship; Prize
Enrolment status
Future student; Current student
Study Area
Nursing
Origin
Foundation donation
Fund source
Expendable Gift

About

Donor: The Bruce Hyams Foundation made a gift to honor Mrs Patricia Hyams, who completed her training at St Vincent's Hospital in Melbourne as a registered nurse and graduated in 1939.

Benefits

Two annual scholarships of $12,000 each (from 2017 to 2020)

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

Eligible students must be:

  • admitted to the GC-NPCPCGraduate Certificate in Nursing Practice (Cancer and PalliativeCare),  and
  • have completed the first subject in the course,NURS90076 Applied Pathophysiology, and  
  • upon successful enrolment in this course must be residing in a rural location.

Selection

The scholarship will be awarded to a student from:

  • rural or isolated background,
  • in GC-NPCPC Graduate Certificate in Nursing Practice (Cancer and Palliative Care),
  • who has achieved the highest mark in NURS90076 Applied Pathophysiology, and
  • who continues their enrolment in this course.

Outcome

Successful recipients will be notified in writing.

Enquiries

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