Nursing Education and Research Foundation (NERF) Grants and Scholarships

NERF’s mission is to promote excellence in nursing and midwifery healthcare by providing funding opportunities for education and research. We offer a number of scholarships and grants up to three times a year, with our latest round available now and closing the 30 June 2022 at 4pm.

Travel Grant

Undergraduate Study Scholarship

Postgraduate Study Grant

Short Course/Conference Attendance Grant

Dr Jane Nugent, Pharmacology Scholarship

How to apply

CLICK HERE to apply online. Click here to read the eligibility and criteria details for each scholarship and grant. Must be a current NZNO financial member with priority given to those who have not received a grant in the previous two years. Know someone who would like to apply but isn’t a current member? Contact our membership team on 0800 28 38 48 option 2, email or click here to fill the form out online.


Have any questions?

Email with any specific questions you may have. Please feel free to circulate this to your respective committees or colleges/sections.