The New Zealand Wound Care Society Biennial Conference 2025

16 to 18 October 2025, Claudelands, Hamilton

Theme: World of Wound Care

Available Scholarships:  Five scholarships of 'Registration Only' for the NZWCS national conference.


The NZWCS scholarships are open to current Full or Corporate Members only. 

You are eligible if you

  • Have been a member for a minimum of one year at the time of application.
  • Hold a current subscription to either a Full or Corporate Membership.
  • Have not been the recipient of any NZWCS scholarship in the past 24 months.
  • Have the support of your manager to attend the conference.
  • Applicants for the scholarships should be able to show that they are currently employed in an area where they conduct wound care as part of their role or are involved in relevant wound education.


The NZWCS online scholarship application form will go live on the 1st of March and close on the 30th of April.   


Important Information

  • The scholarship is applicable to the current year's conference
  • The scholarship recipient will be expected to allow media cover of their receipt of the award and provide a report suitable for publication in the Tissue Issue/ or on the NZWCS website within three weeks of your return from the conference. Recipients are expected to follow the writing guidelines which are available online. 
  • An inability to attend the conference because of extenuating circumstances will require further discussion and may involve partial repayment of the award.
  • The scholarship may be held concurrently with another scholarship or bursary
  • The scholarship is non-taxable in New Zealand.
  • The ‘Early Bird’ time frame starts six months before the conference.