Professional development grants
rural health workforce.
The Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP) is an initiative of the Australian Government Department of Health, administered in Western Australia by Rural Health West.
What is the Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP)?
The HWSP provides scholarships and bursaries to help health professionals in remote and rural Australia retain and enhance their skills, capacity and scope of practice.
Who is eligible?
Funding is available to medical, nursing, midwifery, allied health, dental and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander health professionals, who provide primary care services in the Aboriginal Community Controlled Health Services sector, private practice or non-government organisations in rural and remote WA.
What can funding be used for?
Professional Development such as short courses, workshop, online training and conferences; Postgraduate studies; Training related expenses such as travel and accommodation
How to apply:
- Check your eligibility by reading the Applicant Guidelines;
- Collect your supporting documentation;
- Complete the online Application Form before the round closing date
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