Dementia Training Study Centres (DTSC) Essay Prize and Clinical Placement Nursing Grant

Scholarship Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Scholarship Name:  Dementia Training Study Centres (DTSC) Essay Prize and Clinical Placement Nursing Grant

 Study Level:  Bachelor Degree (Pass)

 Study Fields:  Nursing

 Subjects:  Dementia care, Nursing

 Support Type:  Scholarship

 Offer Frequency:  Annual

 Annual Amount:  $2,400

 Annual Comment:  The grant provides $2,400 to be paid in 2 instalments of $1,200 after the successful completion of Study Period 1 and Study Period 2 census dates. Payments are subject to satisfactory academic performance.

 Length:  1 year(s)

 Gender:  Co-Ed

 Eligibility:  The grant is available to full-time students who have a career interest in the field of nursing those with dementia. Applicants in the second year of the Bachelor of Nursing must submit a 3,000 word essay on a topic related to the care of people with dementia. The essay can take the form of a literature review, discussion paper or case study; must follow the conventions of a scholarly/academic paper and be referenced using the Harvard reference system. The essay must be the students own work and no joint authorship will be considered.

 Study Location:  Australia – SA: Adelaide Metropolitan

 Other Details:  The grant will support the clinical nursing placement course in a context of practice where people with dementia are nursed.

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Scholarship Contact Details

 Contact Title:  Scholarships and Prizes Officer

 Contact Department:  School of Nursing and Midwifery

 Contact Phone:  61 8 83022152

 Contact Postal Address:  GPO Box 2471, Adelaide, SA 5000 Australia

Provider Details

 Provider Name:  University of South Australia

 Provider Phone:  61 8 83026611

 Provider Fax:  61 8 83022466

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