Queensland Section PD Scholarships 2023


ANZUNS Queensland Section Professional Development Scholarships 2023


The ANZUNS QLD Section committee is excited to offer professional development scholarship opportunities for members to attend the USANZ/ANZUNS 2023 ASM to be held on 25 – 28 February 2023 in Melbourne.

There are 4 professional development scholarships to the value of $650 for early bird nursing registration to  ANZUNS Annual Scientific Meeting 2023.  The successful applicant needs to purchase the registration and the QLD section will reimburse the applicant. 


Eligibility & Selection Criteria 

To be eligible for consideration applicants must: 

  • Be a Registered or Enrolled Nurse practicing in Queensland, employed in a Urology nursing position for at least 16 hours per week 
  • Have a minimum of three years post-registration experience and can demonstrate an ongoing commitment to Urology nursing 
  • Be an active and financial member of the QLD Section of ANZUNS for at least 1 year. 
  • Not have received any financial benefits or sponsorships through the auspices of QLD Section ANZUNS within the past year. 
  • Not be in receipt of any other funding in relation to the 2023 USANZ & ANZUNS ASM 
  • All applications submitted that meet the above criteria will be considered by a panel comprising of a least 3 nominated representatives of the QLD Section Committee or appointed QLD Section members. 


Application Process

Interested applicants must apply using the attached template, confirming that they meet all the eligibility criteria, and detailing how attendance to a urological educational opportunity would contribute to improving the management and support of their urology patients.

  • Applications are to be sent via email to Leanne Morton – leannemkelly@hotmail.com and must be received by close of business on Friday, 27th January 2023 
  • All applications will be reviewed by the selection panel and the successful applicant will be determined in accordance with its selection criteria 
  • Successful applicants will be notified by Wednesday, 1st February 2023

*Please note: early bird registration closes 3rd February. Successful applicants may have to cover costs until reimbursement 


Scholarship Conditions 

  • This scholarship opportunity is endorsed by ANZUNS QLD Section 
  • The decision of the ANZUNS QLD Section selection panel will be final 
  • The successful applicant may be required to present conference highlights & her/his key learnings at a QLD Section educational meeting following the conference 
  • The successful applicant will be responsible for obtaining any necessary approval/s to receive and/or disclose this scholarship as required by their employer or professional association.


-ANZUNS QLD Section Committee



Download Application Form