Education Scholarship

ACNN members who have been financial members for 18 consecutive months or more are invited to apply for the Education Scholarship (formerly the Professional Development Scholarship) for the following categories:

  1. Students in the last year/ final semester of their Postgraduate Studies or a Higher Degree Research with a focus on education
  2. Attendance at a conference or seminar with an education focus
  3. Education focused workshops, short courses, and training attendance

Opening, Closing & Notification dates for 2023

Opening date*
Closing date Notification date
1 March
15 March
25 April
1 June
15 June
25 July
1 October
15 October
25 November

*Earliest date for sending documents to the

Please note: the scholarship application process is competitive. Please ensure your application is of high quality and complete. Only complete applications formatted and provided as outlined within the checklist will be accepted
Incomplete applications will be returned.
Applications may be resubmitted for the same round before the closing date or a subsequent round once complete.  

Email in a single document, to the ACNN Professional Officer at all the documents and information required as outlined on the checklist, along with the completed checklist. 

  • Download the full scholarship process document HERE
  • Download checklist HERE

Enquires and applications to Professor Denise Harrison:

Updated 18 January 2023