McMaster University

McMaster University

NCA Scholarship


The purpose of this scholarship is to provide support to Registered Nurses entering the Nurse Continence Advisor Distance Education Program at McMaster University. 

One $1000 CND scholarship will be awarded for studies each year.

Candidates must:

  • Be registered to practice nursing in a Canadian province.
  • Have gained acceptance to the Nurse Continence Education program at McMaster University.
  • Exhibit interest in, and potential for, a career in continence promotion in Canada.
  • Be a Canadian citizen or landed immigrant at the time of taking up the award.
  • Submit an up-to-date resume with 2 letters of support.
  • Outline reasons for wanting to become a Continence Advisor and a plan for how the role will be implemented in the community.

Deadline to apply: September 30th each year. 

The scholarship is administered by the CNCA and further information regarding criteria can be obtained through the CNCA.

Please send all applications or inquiries to: 

Dr. Jennifer Skelly
c/o Continence Program
St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton, King Campus
2757 King Street East
Hamilton, Ontario L8G 5E4
Fax: 905.560.1574

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