ANZUNS SA-NT Section Professional Development Scholarship 2024

ANZUNS SA-NT Section Professional Development Scholarship 2024

The ANZUNS SA-NT Section committee is excited to offer professional development scholarship opportunities for members to attend the USANZ/ANZUNS 2024 ASM to be held on 24 – 27 February in Adelaide.

There are 4 professional development scholarships to the value of $875 to cover conference registration kindly sponsored by IPSEN, Cipla, Abbvie and ANZUNS SA-NT Section.

Eligibility & Selection Criteria

To be eligible for consideration applicants must:

  • Be a Registered or Enrolled Nurse practicing in South Australia, 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 SA-NT Section of ANZUNS for at least 1-2 years
  • Not have received any financial benefits or sponsorships through the auspices of SA-NT Section ANZUNS within the past two (2) years
  • Not be in receipt of any other funding in relation to the 2024 USANZ & ANZUNS ASM
  • All applications submitted that meet the above criteria will be considered by a panel comprising 3 nominated representatives of the SA-NT Section Committee or appointed SA-NT 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 chair_sa-nt@anzuns.org and must be received by close of business Friday 12th January 2024
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 Friday 19th January
*Please note: early bird registration closes 2nd February 2024. Successful applicants may have to cover costs until reimbursement

Scholarship Conditions

  • This scholarship opportunity is endorsed by ANZUNS SA-NT Section
  • The decision of the ANZUNS SA-NT Section selection panel will be final
  • The successful applicant will be required to present conference highlights & her/his key learnings at the first available SA-NT 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
  • The successful applicant will need to provide receipt proof of flights and accommodation bookings to the SA Section committee
  • Depending on the type of sponsorship the successful applicant may have to liaise with the sponsored company to book their registration. This will be advised at the time of the successful applicant being notified.

Application Form