Grants and scholarships

Travel Grants

Cancer Society Auckland offers people in Auckland and Northland who are engaged in clinical, educational, social or research activities related to cancer, funding to travel to overseas conferences or meetings. Closing dates are 20 February and 20 August annually.

The Don Carnachan Travel Scholarship for Oncology Nurses

Cancer Society Auckland offers an annual scholarship to nurses specialising in oncology in Auckland and Northland to travel to an international conference or attend a specific course. Closing date is 20 February annually.


If you wish to apply for either the Travel Grant or the Don Carnachan Travel Scholarship for Oncology Nurses, please fill out the application form below and email it to or post it to:

Divisional Secretary
Cancer Society Auckland
PO Box 1724, Shortland St
Auckland 1140

Please ensure you read the conditions below before applying.