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Cancer Council Queensland/Queensland Nurses Union ONCOLOGY ... Cancer Council Queensland/Queensland Nurses Union ONCOLOGY ... Document Transcript

  • Cancer Council Queensland/Queensland Nurses Union ONCOLOGY NURSING SCHOLARSHIP FOR NON-METROPOLITAN NURSES AIM: The aim of the Scholarship is to give Queensland nurses, in the non- metropolitan area, the opportunity to undertake overseas study and clinical review that is not generally available in Queensland. In this way, the experience will make it possible to give the highest standard of nursing skills to Queenslanders with cancer. Non-metropolitan applicants are resident and/or working in Queensland outside the geographic areas covered by: Ipswich, Brisbane and Logan City Councils and Moreton and Pine Rivers Shires. THE SCHOLARSHIPS CAN BE USED IN THE FOLLOWING WAYS: A. To provide Travel Scholarships for nurses to attend appropriate oncological meetings overseas, or to visit oncological centres overseas to study specialised nursing techniques for a period of up to four (4) weeks. B. To provide a Scholarship for nurses to study oncological nursing in a designated approved centre either overseas or in Australia for a period of up to twelve (12) months. Applicants should note that study/travel awards are not intended for the attainment of qualifications. VALUE: The amount of the grant, or grants, will be determined on the basis of the length and the needs of the program submitted. The grant will not, however, exceed a maximum of $10,000.
  • cont. TO QUALIFY AN APPLICANT MUST: 1. Be licensed in Queensland. 2. Be a financial member of the Queensland Nurses Union. 3. Have at least two (2) years post-graduate clinical experience. 4. Preferably have experience in, or currently be working in, the field of cancer. 5. Have demonstrated the capacity for leadership in the nursing profession. 6. Be capable of imparting the knowledge gained to other health professionals by means of tutorials and seminars for the extension of cancer care in Queensland. 7. Indicate involvement in extra curricular nursing activities or education and willingness to continue to develop this involvement in the field of oncological nursing on return from the scholarship. 8. Submit a recommendation from the employing body in support of application for the scholarship, with an undertaking of continuing employment on return. 9. Agree to submit a written report to Cancer Council Queensland within three (3) months of completion of scholarship. 10. Undertake to continue nursing in Queensland for a period of twelve (12) months on return from scholarship. 11. Applications should be made on the enclosed approved application form and should be typed or word-processed. Joint applications are not acceptable APPLICATIONS CLOSE 5PM MONDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2009 For further information and application forms, please visit the website: www.cancerqld.org.au/professionals.asp Or contact: Anne-Marie Dewar Team Leader Health Professional Education Cancer Council Queensland PO Box 201 SPRING HILL QLD 4004 Email: Anne-MarieDewar@cancerqld.org.au Telephone: (07) 3258 2262 Fax: (07) 3257 1306 CCQ/QNU Oncology Nursing Scholarship Non-Metropolitan 2 Application 2010
  • CCQ/QNU ONCOLOGY NURSING SCHOLARSHIP FOR NON-METROPOLITAN NURSES APPLICATION FORM (Please Print or Type) NAME (in full):            SURNAME GIVEN NAMES POSTAL ADDRESS:       TELEPHONE: W       H       M      Email:       PLACE OF EMPLOYMENT:       EDUCATIONAL DETAILS: SECONDARY       TERTIARY       (Diploma, degree etc) OTHER QUALIFICATIONS: Date Completed Qualification obtained at       20      obtained at 19____ obtained at 19____ obtained at CCQ/QNU Oncology Nursing Scholarship Non-Metropolitan 3 Application 2010
  • EMPLOYMENT HISTORY (following graduation): DATE ___________________________EMPLOYER_________________________ ADDRESS____________________________________________________________ POSITION HELD______________________________________________________ DATE ___________________________EMPLOYER_________________________ ADDRESS____________________________________________________________ POSITION HELD______________________________________________________ DATE ___________________________EMPLOYER_________________________ ADDRESS____________________________________________________________ POSITION HELD______________________________________________________ DATE ___________________________EMPLOYER_________________________ ADDRESS____________________________________________________________ POSITION HELD______________________________________________________ MEMBERSHIP IN PROFESSIONAL GROUPS/ ORGANISATIONS: (Please state your involvement with these Professional Groups/Committees) CCQ/QNU Oncology Nursing Scholarship Non-Metropolitan 4 Application 2010
  • STUDY PROGRAM PROPOSED: Length Of Period For Study Program FROM:_____________________________ TO:_______________________________ OUTLINE OF PROPOSED STUDY PROGRAM (including Centres/Agencies to be visited, Conferences and Courses to be attended) INDICATE THE MANNER IN WHICH EXPERIENCE GAINED DURING THE STUDY PROGRAM MIGHT BE EXPECTED TO CONTRIBUTE TO KNOWLEDGE, EDUCATION AND/OR TREATMENT OF CANCER. CCQ/QNU Oncology Nursing Scholarship Non-Metropolitan 5 Application 2010
  • AMOUNT OF FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE REQUESTED: 1. AIRFARES (Australian Dollars) $A _____________________Total (including all travel to be undertaken during study program) 2. GRANT – IN –AID $A _____________________Total (Daily living allowance to cover cost of accommodation and meals etc. at rate of $A_______________ per day for _________ days) 3. CONFERENCE REGISTRATION $A _____________________Total (if required) ADD TOTALS AT 1,2,3 = $A _____________________TOTAL DURING THE PERIOD OF STUDY, WHAT ADDITIONAL FINANCIAL SUPPORT DO YOU EXPECT TO RECEIVE? (including salary) PLEASE INDICATE IF YOU HAVE PREVIOUSLY BEEN THE RECIPIENT OF A CANCER COUNCIL TRAVEL/STUDY GRANT OR SCHOLARSHIP: Yes No Year: ______ Name of Scholarship, study/travel grant: ___________________________________ CCQ/QNU Oncology Nursing Scholarship Non-Metropolitan 6 Application 2010
  • DECLARATION: I, _______________________hereby make formal application to Cancer Council Queensland for the CCQ / QNU Oncology Nursing Scholarship Non-Metropolitan for study in 2010. Further, should this application be successful, I undertake to submit to Cancer Council Queensland a written report within three (3) months of completion of the Study Program. __________________________________ _____________________________ Applicant’s signature Date EMPLOYER RECOMMENDATION: I/We, ______________________________________fully endorse the application of _____________________________for the CCQ / QNU Oncology Nursing Scholarship Non-Metropolitan, for study in 2010. In the event of this application being successful, I/We undertake to give continuation of employment to the applicant abovenamed on their return. __________________________________ _____________________________ Employer’s Signature Date __________________________________ Employer’s Name (please print) __________________________________ Employer’s Position (please print) PLEASE COMPLETE AND RETURN YOUR APPLICATION MARKED ‘PRIVATE AND CONFIDENTIAL’ NO LATER THAN 5PM MONDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2009 TO: Anne-Marie Dewar Team Leader Health Professional Education Cancer Council Queensland PO Box 201 SPRING HILL QLD 4004 Email: Anne-MarieDewar@cancerqld.org.au Telephone: (07) 3258 2262 Fax: (07) 3257 1306 Please ensure faxed applications are marked Attention: Anne-Marie Dewar, Health Professional Education Team CCQ/QNU Oncology Nursing Scholarship Non-Metropolitan 7 Application 2010