The SA Premier’s Nursing & Midwifery Scholarships

The SA Premier’s Nursing and Midwifery Scholarships are open to all nurses and midwives working across all South Australian healthcare sectors. This includes the public, private, and aged care sectors.

The scholarships will support nurses and midwives to embark on an overseas observational study tour to explore best practice and translating evidence into sustainable outcomes.

2019/2020 Scholarships Program

Applications open Monday 13 October and close at 5.00 pm on Friday 7 December 2018.

The Scholarships must be taken between 1 July 2019 and 30 June 2020, with the expectation that the recipients return to work in South Australia, and use their experiences to facilitate innovation, bring quality improvement initiatives, and implement positive changes to practice.

The scholarships are awarded as follows:

  • Six overseas study tour Scholarships up to the value of $10,000 each.

Forms and supporting documentation

Guidelines, frequently asked questions (FAQs) and supporting documents to complete your application are provided below.

Submitting applications

All applications will be submitted online through the SA Health Careers website.

Study Tour reports for 2017-2018


Read all about David's scholarship adventure in Alberta, Canada, where he studied Solution-Focused Brief Therapy: David Haines - SA Premier's Scholarship story (PDF 209KB).


For any enquiries please email Nursing and Midwifery Scholarships at

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