In 2020 ACM WA Branch offers a scholarship for up to $350 for full members for attendance at a conference.

Sister Francesca Fund

The purpose of the scholarship is to provide a midwife who practices in WA with financial assistance to attend any conference which could enhance their midwifery practice. This scholarship is valued at $350.


Applicants must:

  • be full members of ACM and of the WA Branch for at least the previous two years; unless you are a student or graduate member
  • reside in Western Australia
  • have demonstrated participation in ACM activities at some stage in the previous two years, if a full member
  • provide details of any other financial support, paid leave or other benefits received in relation to the activity or project aligned to the scholarship application

Terms and Conditions

A conference or workshop must be attended in the year the scholarship is awarded. If you are awarded this scholarship, you must:

  • provide a written report within three months of completion of the conference
  • provide an article for consideration for publication in Australian Midwifery News within three months of attending.

How to Apply

Scholarship Policy Application   Form Application  Portal

If you have any queries, please contact us.

Closing date: Wednesday, 1st April 2020.