Sister Mary Dorothea Sheehan
Sister Mary Dorothea Sheehan (R.S.M ) was the Director of Nursing of the Mater Children’s Hospital in Queensland for 15 years. Under her leadership, paediatric nursing flourished as a specialty in Queensland.
This scholarship commemorates her commitment to child and family nursing, her compassion towards staff and families and her love for the children who benefited from her care.
Purpose of the Sr Mary Dorothea Sheehan Scholarship
To provide funding to enable a Registered or Enrolled Nurse working in the field of children or young people’s nursing to undertake a professional development activity which will enhance the delivery of nursing care to children.
Who may apply
Application are invited from financial members of ACCYPN, who are registered or enrolled with the Australian Health Practitioners Regulation Agency (AHPRA).
Value of the Sister Mary Dorothea Sheehan Memorial Scholarship
Up to $1,000.00 per annum
Scholarship Closing Date
Please complete the application form.