The New Zealand Sterile Sciences Association (NZSSA) is committed to providing education opportunities to its members in as many formats as possible to grow knowledge and skills in the field of sterile sciences in New Zealand. This is with the aspiration of growing our leaders of the future.

To meet this commitment the Association is providing the following scholarships:

  • Up to four (4)  members this year to attend the NZSSA Annual Conference
  • Up to two (2) members this year to attend the WFHSS Congress in The Hague, Netherlands
  • Up to two (2) members per calendar year to study the NZ Diploma in Sterilising Technology (Level 5)

Now is the time to take ownership of your future and apply for a scholarship now!

Education Scholarship

The recipients of the NZSSA Education Scholarship 2019 are:

Suzanne Bush-King, Southern Cross Hospital, Invercargill

Lisa Jenkins, Southland Hospital, Invercargill

Suzanne and Lisa are among the first students to study the Diploma in Sterilising Technology level 5 through Toi Ohomai Institute of Technology.

WFHSS Congress Scholarship

It is with pleasure the NZSSA announces the recipients of this scholarship. The registered technicians attending congress in the Hague, Holland are:

Kim Edmonds, Southern Cross Hospital Christchurch and Shenal Senanayake, Hutt Valley DHB, Lower Hutt

NZSSA Conference Scholarship

Applications in by 30 June 2019