Education Scholarships

 If you are a CWA of WA member please logon to our website and submit your application via the Member Portal / Grants & Awards / Bursaries & Scholarships

Member only bursaries, the CWA Member Education Bursary and the Secondary Education Bursary are also available through the Member Portal as above.

CWA / Audika Audiometry Scholarship:  Closing date extended to 31 January 2023

Audika and CWA of WA are striving to improve the wellbeing of all people and support equal rights and services for country and city people.  Together, we are advocating for hearing health as an important part of individual wellbeing.  Which is why, in partnership with the Country Women's Association of WA, Audika is proud to offer a scholarship to complete the Diploma of Audiometry delivered by TAFE Digital.

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Click on the link below for the application form:

CWA Tertiary Education Bursary:  Closes 30 September each year

Established in 1996, up to $2,000 for up to two (2) applicants are eligible for the CWA Tertiary Bursary which are awarded annually and open to all students (male or female) and are not restricted just to CWA members’ children. The main criteria is civic awareness and student endeavour.  Closing date for applications is 30th September each year.  This is funded from the CWA Sir James Mitchell Fund.

Click on the link below for the application form:

CWA / CTA Henderson Field Scholarship (for WA Rural Nurses):  Closes 31 October each Year

The Country Women’s Association of WA (CWA) together with the Commercial Travellers’ Association of WA (CTA) have established the CWA / CTA Henderson Field Scholarship which is designed to encourage further nursing skills training, particularly involving the care of children, for the benefit of rural, regional and remote communities.  Funds were gifted by the Commercial Travellers’ Association of WA and provided to the Country Women’s Association of WA who manage the funds and selection process.   Each year, up to $5,000 is given in scholarship to each deserving applicant.

Click on the link below for the application form:

CWA Rural Medical Scholarship:  Currently closed

Beginning in 2008, this scholarship is awarded to a rural student who is studying medicine at the UWA who would have difficulty in financing his or her medical studies, and has an interest in serving as a GP in the country. Up to $10,000 is granted annually from the CWA State Project Fund for the duration of the course upon successful completion of subjects each year.

CWA Rural Dental Scholarship:  Closes 31 January 2023

This scholarship was established in 2012 and is for a rural student who is studying dentistry at the UWA and who intends to practice in a rural area.  Up to $5,000 is granted annually from the CWA State Project Fund for the duration of the course upon successful completion of subjects each year. 

Click on the link below for the application form:

CWA RURAL DENTAL SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION & GUIDELINES