De Souza scholarships provide financial assistance to Registered Nurses in Ontario pursuing Masters or PhD degree in a health, social science or education-related field. The scholarship is intended to support their career development in the fields of Oncology or Palliative Care.
-Canadian citizen or a permanent resident who resides in Ontario. -A Registered Nurse in College of Nurses of Ontario and intending to practice in Ontario . -Enrolled from January 2013 to December 2013, in an accredited university graduate program in any field as health, social science or education-related -Currently practice in academia or research within the field of Oncology or Palliative Care. -Not have received or will be receiving any graduate bursary, scholarship or fellowship support in excess of $10,000 in the funding period from January 2013 to December 2013. -Not have received a de Souza Scholarship for the same graduate degree in the past. -Current specialty certification in oncology or hospice palliative care will be an asset (not mandatory).