Dr William Bruce Goodfellow Award for Primary Care Nursing

An Award to assist New Zealand Citizens and Permanent Residents with the compulsory fees to undertake a Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences and/or a Master of Nursing in the School of Nursing.

About the scholarship

Application status: Apply now
Applicable study: PGDip and masters study in Nursing
Opening date: 25 May 2023
Closing date: 18 June 2023
Tenure: Up to four years
For: Compulsory fees
Number on offer: Up to four in payment at a time
Offer rate: Varies
Value: $5,000 per annum each

The Award was established in 2023 and is funded by the Goodfellow Foundation to commemorate the late Dr William Bruce Goodfellow, an alumnus of Waipapa Taumata Rau | University of Auckland.

The intention of the Award is to encourage and support primary care nursing students at Waipapa Taumata Rau | University of Auckland to undertake and complete a Postgraduate Diploma in Health Sciences, specialising in Advanced Nursing, and/or a Master of Nursing programme.


How to apply

Please read the regulations carefully to be sure you are eligible to apply. Then click on the “Apply now” button and complete the online application form. We recommend you check the form early in case a reference or endorsement is required to support your application, and to familiarise yourself with the form. All sections (including request sections) must be completed by the closing date, which is midnight on the specified date (unless stated otherwise). We recommend you do not have two different scholarship applications open within the same browser.

Outcomes are determined by a selection committee and are usually notified around eight weeks after the closing date.

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