Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme (NAHSSS)

The Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme (NAHSSS) was a 2009-10 Budget measure that consolidates a range of existing nursing and allied health scholarship programs to improve the consistency of program design and delivery.

Page last updated: 01 August 2016

The Commonwealth Government has announced, as part of the 2015 Budget, that the Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme (NAHSSS) is closed to new entrants.

The Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme (NAHSSS) was a 2009-10 Budget measure that consolidated a range of existing nursing and allied health scholarship programs to improve the consistency of program design and delivery.

The nursing and midwifery element of NAHSSS was administered on behalf of the department by the Australian College of Nursing (ACN). For more information, visit the Australian College of Nursing (ACN) website.

The allied health element of NAHSSS was administered on behalf of the department by Services for Australian Rural and Remote Allied Health (SARRAH). For more information, visit the Services for Australian Rural and Remote Allied Health (SARRAH) website.

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