09 Feb '11, 11am

Nursing scholarships for Singapore Institute of Technology students

Nursing scholarships for Singapore Institute of Technology students

SINGAPORE : Twenty scholarships will be offered to students at the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT), to pursue their Bachelor of Science with Honours in Nursing Practice. This was announced at the official signing ceremony between SIT and the University of Manchester at Nanyang Polytechnic on Wednesday. One in four students in the inaugural cohort will be offered the scholarship. The degree programme aims to address the need for more nurses in leadership positions by offering management training. The scholarships are offered by all five public hospital groups including Jurong Health Services. Jurong Health Services is looking to hire at least 1,000 staff for its new hospitals - Jurong Community Hospital and Jurong General Hospital. Foo Heng Jug, chief executive officer of Jurong Health Services, said: "We are not just at looking at nurses who are providing direct ca...

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