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Health Workforce Scholarship Program

RDWA is pleased to invite applications for the Health Workforce Scholarship Program first round for 2018-19. 

If you are a medical, nursing or allied health professional working in rural, regional and remote South Australia, the RDWA invites you to apply for a scholarship or bursary through the Health Workforce Scholarship Program. 
The program is designed to improve access to health services for people living in remote and rural areas.  It is available to eligible medical, nursing and allied health professionals working in primary health care.

Scholarships are available for formal postgraduate studies and will be awarded for up to two years. 

Bursaries for training and up-skilling will be awarded as one-off payments to cover the cost of training or course fees, and/or cover or partially cover training related expenses.

The Applicant Information provides further details about eligibility, assessment of applications and conditions of awards, and can be viewed here.

Applications for scholarships and bursaries are now open.

To be considered, please submit your application by 5:00pm Wednesday, 24th October 2018.

The second round for 2018-19 will open late November 2018.

If you have questions or would like to discuss how this program may be able to support you, please contact us.



Barbara Wright
P: 08 8234 8277
E: workforce@ruraldoc.com.au