The Health Workforce Scholarship Program

Health Workforce Scholarship

Up to $10,000 for study or up-skilling!

The Health Workforce Scholarship Program provides scholarships and bursaries to help health professionals in remote and rural Australia to retain and enhance their skills, capacity and scope of practice.  

The following financial support is available to eligible applicants: 

•    Scholarships: A payment up to $10,000 per 12-month period for up to 24 months to support participants to undertake full or part-time studies (maximum of $20,000 in total over two years) to attain the qualification of either a postgraduate certificate, postgraduate diploma, Master or PhD.

•    Bursary: A payment up to $10,000 within a 12-month period for participants to put toward the cost of upskilling, training or course fees and training-related expenses such as accommodation and travel, where appropriate.

If you submit an application by 5pm, 23 Oct & it’s deemed successful, you could win a Fitbit Charge 3!

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