Health Workforce Scholarship Program

The program provides funds to the health workforce in rural areas to help upskill through professional development , training, short courses and seminars.

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Health Workforce Scholarship Program

About the program

The program provides funding to support the costs of completing postgraduate courses, short courses, workshops, conferences and seminars.

The Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP) has been extended for a further two years until 2024-25.

The funding is available to:

  • medical
  • nursing
  • midwifery
  • allied health
  • dental
  • Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heath professional, providing primary health care in the Community Controlled Health Services (ACCHS) sector
  • non-government organisations and,
  • private practices across Australia

Applications will be open in coming weeks.

Please contact your local Rural Workforce Agency for more information.

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