2019 Research Scholarship 

Applications are now open and close on Tuesday 30th April. 

ACNN members are invited to apply for the Research Scholarship for the following categories:

  1. To undertake a research or quality improvement project and/or
  2. To present original research results at a national or international conference (registration, travel and accommodation)

Application Process

Key dates

  • Applications open: 1 March 2019
  • Applications close: 30 April 2019
  • ACNN National Conference Day, Sydney: 9 November 2019

Enquires and nominations to Dr Linda Ng: theprofessionalofficer@acnn.org.au

Updated 23 February 2019

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.