The Bullwinkel Scholars Program
To coincide with the recent unveiling of the statue of Lieutenant Colonel Vivian Bullwinkel AO MBE ARRC ED FNM FRCNA, the Australian College of Nursing (ACN) has announced details of The Bullwinkel Scholars Program.
The 22 scholarships will honour the memory and sacrifice of the 21 nurses who were massacred at Radji Beach on Bangka Island, Indonesia, in February 1942, along with the sole survivor Lt Col Vivian Bullwinkel.
Each scholarship will be valued up to $10,000 in perpetuity.
Nominations for The Bullwinkel Scholars Program will open in September 2023.