Research Scholarship for ACNN Members

2018 Applications now closed. 2019 Call for applications will open in early 2019. 

Essential criteria

  • Currently registered with AHPRA as a nurse or midwife or nurse practitioner
  • Currently working in neonatal nursing

  • A member of ACNN for  a minimum of two years at the time of application

Scholarship categories

  • To undertake research or quality improvement project and/or
  • To present original research results at National or International Conference

Key dates

  • Application opens:  March 2019
  • Application closes: April 2019

Enquiries

Dr Linda Ng: theprofessionalofficer@acnn.org.au 

Updated 16 May 2018

Year Name Category Research Area
2017 Michelle Paliwoda PhD Research Project

Physiological vital sign reference ranges of newborns >34 weeks gestation: an integrated literature review, prospective observation study, and pilot of neonatal early warning tool

2015 Deanne August PhD Research Project Investigating Neonatal Pressure Injuries
2015 Kobi Best Honour's Research Project Investigating Sensory Exposure to Light and Sound in the Newborn Care Unit
2011 Chelsea Webster Research Project Comparing the osmolality and bacterial cultures of three commercially available human milk fortifiers over a 24 hour period.
2010 Donna Hovey Research Project Has changing continuous positive airway pressure device from single nasopharyngeal tube to short binasal prongs affected clinical outcomes in very low birth weight infants?
2010 Sarah Warne Honours Research Project Exploring fathers’ bonding experiences with their preterm and/or sick infant: a qualitative study.