Student grants to attend professional development events.

We offer a limited number of sponsorships for medical, nursing and allied health students to attend conferences and professional development.

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Conference Sponsorships for Medical, Nursing and Allied Health students

Rural Health West is offering Medical, Nursing and Allied Health students currently studying at a Western Australian University the opportunity to apply for a sponsorship to attend a conference or educational workshop relevant to their study and health profession. 

Sponsorships are valued up to a maximum of $2,000 per applicant and can be used to contribute to the course or conference attendance/registration fee, association travel and accommodation. 

Sponsorships may be used for a conference or educational workshop being undertaken between 1 January 2018 and 30 June 2018. 

Eligibility requirements
Students must be:

  • Currently enrolled to study at one of the following Universities; Curtin University, Edith Cowan University, Murdoch University, The University of Notre Dame Fremantle, or The University of Western Australia.
  • Currently studying in a full time or part time capacity. 
  • Studying one of the disciplines listed below.

Audiology
Chiropractor
Dietetics/Nutrician
Health Science/Health Promotion
Medicine
Nursing and Midwifery
Occupational therapy
Paramedicine


Pharmacy
Physiotherapy
Podiatrist
Psychology 
Social work
Sonography
Speech Pathology 
Radiography


To apply for sponsorship students must read the conference sponsorship application guidelines, download and complete the conference sponsorship application form and return it to the Future Workforce Project Officer by close of business Friday 9 February 2018

Successful applicants will be notified by Friday 16 February 2018. 

For any queries please contact the Future Workforce Project Officer. 

External links to scholarships for health students and health professionals

Nursing and Midwifery scholarships
Allied Health scholarships
Pharmacy scholarships

These scholarships are available to students currently studying Pharmacy.

Health Promotion scholarships

These scholarships are available to students studying health promotion.