The Australian College of Nursing (ACN) Foundation collaborates with the community-at-large to raise funds in support of nurse-led initiatives. These initiatives focus on research, policy development and advocacy, education, scholarship, nurse leadership and the curation of Australian nurse history.

If you wish to support Australian nurses, the ACN Foundation is the organisation that focuses completely on supporting nurses to ensure we continue to have the high standard of quality health care in Australia.

In addition to developing new opportunities in line with its mission, the ACN Foundation administers existing scholarships and grants of the Australian College of Nursing.

 

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Make a tax deductible donation to the Summer Appeal

Donate to support Nursing Research and Policy Scholarships.

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Donate to Bullwinkel Donation Drive

 

 

Make a tax deductible donation to The Bullwinkel Project

Your donation today will support annual scholarships in honour of the 21 Australian nurses massacred on Bankga Island in WWII.

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Donate to The Bullwinkel Project Winter Appeal 2023

 

The Bullwinkel Project

Be inspired. Help us remember and honour leadership, courage, bravery and personal sacrifice.

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Institute of Leadership

Nursing leadership is complex and demands tailored knowledge and expertise.

The Institute of Leadership is where nurses develop leadership skills vital to patient safety, care and advocacy.

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Named Sub-fund

The value of a Named Sub-fund also known as Endowment Fund, is priceless.

It can evoke memories and the history of an individual and all of their achievements.

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Make a gift in your Will

What will be your legacy? Make a gift in your Will to support nurses.

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Stories


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IND Fundraiser for ACN Foundation at The Plough Inn

We are thrilled that The Plough Inn in South Brisbane recently made The ACN Foundation as their charity of choice for International Nurses Day! From the 6th to the 12th of May, the Plough Inn raised much-needed funds to support the Foundation's work.

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Endometriosis Australia partners with ACN Foundation to fund Endo nurses scholarships

One hundred endometriosis nurses will be specially trained up and stationed in regional, rural and remote parts of the country.

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Media Alert - ACN Foundation partnership with Endometriosis Australia

ACN Foundation is proud to be part of an important partnership with Endometriosis Australia to train Endometriosis Specialty Nurses (Endo Nurses) to provide much-needed care in communities in rural, remote, and regional Australia.

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Mentor and nurse leader Rosemary Harrison, remembered through new ACN Leadership Scholarship

Thanks to a generous gift of $75,000 donated by Rosemary’s brother Richard Harrison and family in her memory, the ACN Foundation has established the Rosemary Harrison Scholarship.

 

 

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