Nursing Bursaries SA
Nursing Bursaries SA, the NMCH bursary programme is intended for undergraduate short courses and postgraduate nurse training diplomas, at a recognised South African University. Postgraduate nursing students who intend on specialising in paediatric nursing are welcome to apply.
Undergraduate students will only be covered from their 2nd year of study onwards (applicants must have completed their 1st year). Students will also be required to work at the Johannesburg branch of the Nelson Mandela Children’s Hospital, for the equal duration of the bursary awarded.
Nursing Bursaries SA Available
Intensive Care Nursing
Operating Theatre Nursing
Nursing Bursaries SA Requirements
South African citizen,
Have a Matric certificate (National Senior Certificate),
Have a Degree/ Diploma in Nursing Science (recognised tertiary institution),
Registered with the SANC (South African Nursing Council),
Have a minimum of 1 years working experience in the field you wish to specialise in
Completed Community Service year.
How to apply
For any bursary queries, please contact Shaun on Email: [email protected] or call Tel: 087 150 2101.
Nursing is a profession within the health care sector focused on the care of individuals, families, and communities so they may attain, maintain, or recover optimal health and quality of life. Nurses may be differentiated from other health care providers by their approach to patient care, training, and scope of practice. Nurses practice in many specialties with differing levels of prescription authority. Many nurses provide care within the ordering scope of physicians, and this traditional role has shaped the public image of nurses as care providers. However, nurse practitioners are permitted by most jurisdictions to practice independently in a variety of settings. In the postwar period, nurse education has undergone a process of diversification towards advanced and specialized credentials, and many of the traditional regulations and provider roles are changing