Indigenous Health Scholarships | Applications are now open for the Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme (PHMSS)!

The PHMSS is designed to encourage and assist undergraduate students in health-related disciplines to complete their studies and join the health workforce. 

The scheme provides scholarships for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people studying an entry level health course including: 

- Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander health work & practice

- Allied health (excluding pharmacy)

- Midwifery &  Nursing (EN & RN)

Scholarships are available for entry-level or graduate-entry courses and are worth up to $15,000 per year for full-time study and $7,500 for part-time. 

To be eligible for a scholarship, applicants must be studying an eligible health-related course in semester one 2021 and be able to confirm their Aboriginal and/ or Torres Strait Islander descent. 

For more information and application details visit the following site:

Applications for the Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme are now open and will close Monday 11 October at 11:59pm AEDT. 

Start your application today!