Former USC Gympie nursing students Cassandra Canty, Heidi Torrens and Kylie Hoogstraten. New students to the nursing degree can apply for a $45,000 scholarship.
Former USC Gympie nursing students Cassandra Canty, Heidi Torrens and Kylie Hoogstraten. New students to the nursing degree can apply for a $45,000 scholarship.

Gympie uni students invited to apply for $60k scholarships

New students enrolling full-time in the three-year Bachelor of Nursing Science at USC’s Gympie campus this semester can apply for a scholarship, valued at up to $45,000.

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USC is offering the scholarship of $15,000 a year through the Federal Government’s Destination Australia Scholarship program aimed at attracting more students to study in regional locations.

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Students from the Gympie area can also apply for a scholarship worth up to $60,000 to study Primary Education or Social Work at USC’s Fraser Coast campus.

B BLock at the USC Gympie campus 2020
B BLock at the USC Gympie campus 2020

To be eligible, applicants must be new to USC, study full-time at Gympie or Fraser Coast campuses from Semester 1 and maintain ongoing residency in the area.

Applications will close at midnight on Sunday, February 7. For details go to www.usc.edu.au/destinationaustralia