Are you considering some training or upskilling? Or maybe your team would benefit from a workshop or short course?
The Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP) is now open for health professionals looking to extend their skills and services to their community. The HWSP offers you and your team members opportunities to attend accredited and non-accredited:
- short courses
- graduate certificates
- other postgraduate qualifications
- and much more
For a Scholarship you can receive up to $10,000 per year for up to two years while completing full-time studies. A 12 month return of service is required for any scholarship over the value of $5,000. One-off bursary payments are also available up to the value of $5,000 with no return of service, to cover:
- reimbursement for the total cost of the course(s), conference(s) or workshop(s)
- travel expenses and accommodation support where appropriate.
As every application is different and scholarship funding is subject to the HWSP eligibility guidelines for scholarship applicants.
All scholarship or bursary agreements must be entered into and funds allocated prior to 30 June 2023. All professional development activities supported by a scholarship or bursary will need to be completed by 31 December 2023.