We have recently created a new online scholarship application process which will be available to our Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students, nurses and midwives in January 2022.  

This will see two rounds of scholarships per year, in January and July. With new eligibility criteria also coming into affect.

Eligibility Criteria for all CATSINaM Scholarships:

  • Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander;
  • CATSINaM Membership ID;
  • Current Ahpra registration number and/or student number;
  • Demonstrated ongoing level of engagement on the members-only Back to the Fire platform; and
  • Consent given for details to be shared with scholarship provider for promotional endeavors to attract other members.

CATSINaM scholarship opportunities

External scholarship opportunities

Acknowledgement of Country

The Congress of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Nurses and Midwives (CATSINaM) acknowledges the Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples of this Nation.

We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the Lands on which our company is located and where we conduct our business. We pay our respects to Countries, Creator, Ancestors and Elders, past, present and future.

CATSINaM is committed to honouring Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples' unique cultural and spiritual relationships to the land, waters and seas and their rich contribution to society.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples should be aware that this website may contain images, videos, voices and names of people who have since passed away.