Nurse Unit Manager Leadership Program Scholarship

Scholarship placements to attend the ACN Institute of Leadership’s – Nurse Unit Manager Leadership Program.

Applications are now open and will close 11:59pm AEST, Wednesday 31 July 2024.

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The Australian College of Nursing Foundation (ACNF) is delighted to offer a scholarship for the Nurse Unit Manager Leadership Program (NUMLP). The program will be held on 16 - 20 September 2024 in Melbourne. This scholarship is valued at $5,500. Please note that this scholarship will not cover travel and or accommodation.

Number of places available: 6


Eligibility criteria

Preference will be given to ACN members, but non-members are welcome to apply. To be eligible for this scholarship, you must:

  • Be an active member of the Australian College of Nursing (MACN or FACN)
  • Be registered with the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia (NMBA).
  • Have a minimum of three years postgraduate experience.
  • Hold a Nurse Unit Manager role or aspire to become a Nurse Unit Manager.
  • Be able to identify an area for development that will be addressed by this scholarship and how you will apply the learnings in your practice.
  • Demonstrate leadership qualities in nursing and/or the health or aged care systems.
  • Be available to attend the five-day face-to-face masterclass on 16-20 September 2024 in Melbourne.


Scholarship placements will be awarded on a first-come, first serve basis, with applications closing 11:59pm AEST, Wednesday 31 July 2024, or once all available places have been filled.

Applicants are asked to complete and submit this form and upload the required documents within this application.

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