Coolibah Care Scholarship Program

The Coolibah Scholarship was established in 2007, to provide financial support for students attending Peel campus.The Scholarships are available for award to students in personal and/or financial hardship, studying the Bachelor of Nursing course at Murdoch University and who reside in the Peel Region.

Students will need to demonstrate that they have a passion and interest in age care


One scholarship is available




Open: Monday 1st October 2018

Closes: Monday 4th March 2019, 4:00PM (Australian WST)


Two $1,500 instalments after the HECS census date of Semester 1 and Semester 2.


To apply for this scholarship you must:

  • Be enrolled in the Bachelor of Nursing at Peel Campus at the time of application
  • Are experiencing personal and/or financial hardship
  • Live in the Peel region
  • Are an Australian citizen or permanent resident
More info:

How to apply

1 Download and save the application form.
2 Complete the form and save it under your name.
3 Email the following documents to
  • Completed application form
  • Supporting documentation such as transcripts & references
  • Personal statements 

What happens next?

All applications are ranked against each other in a careful assessment of the information provided in the application form. Please ensure that you submit all of the required documentation and contact the Student Financial Support Office if you have any questions.

Applicants will be contacted by the Scholarships Office via the email address registered in MyInfo.