Centaur Postgraduate HDR Scholarship


Enrolment status Currently enrolled students
Student type Domestic students
Level of study Higher Degree by Research
Study area Health and Behavioural Sciences
HDR funding type Grant
Scholarship value Maximum of $5,000
Opening date 30 August 2021
Closing date 1 October 2021


The Centaur Memorial Fund for Nurses is dedicated to preserving and maintaining a living Memorial Scholarship in honour and remembrance of nurses who served in the Australian Defence Forces at home and abroad.  The Scholarship is dedicated to the promotion and continuing development of knowledge and scholarship in the nursing and midwifery professions.



The Centaur Higher Degree Research Scholarship of a maximum of $5,000 is awarded annually to a Queensland nurse or midwife who is undertaking a Professional Doctorate or a Doctor of Philosophy in nursing or midwifery or a related discipline. 

To be eligible for the Centaur Scholarship the applicant must:

  • be a resident in Queensland;
  • hold an unconditional licence to practice as a nurse or midwife in Australia;
  • have successfully achieved their Confirmation of Candidature;
  • at March 1st next year, have a minimum of 12 months full time equivalent [i.e. 24 months if part-time] remaining in your candidature. 
Applications are closed.

Before you get started

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How to apply

Please visit the Centaur Memorial Fund for Nurses website for information on how to apply.

Applications are closed.


Centaur Memorial Fund for Nurses
Applications are closed.

Terms and conditions

Please visit Centaur Memorial Fund for Nurses website for terms and conditions of the award.

Applications are closed.