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Allied Health Cross Boundary Grant Program

Status: CLOSED Open 15 Mar 2021 to 27 May 2021

The Allied Health Unit, Professional Practice and Interprofessional Collaboration Portfolio of HETI, is pleased to announce that in 2021 the Allied Health Cross Boundary Grant Program will commence.  The HETI Allied Health Cross Boundary (CB) Grant Program aims to provide financial support to groups of Allied Health Professionals (AHPs) and/or Allied Health Assistants (AHAs) seeking to further develop their knowledge and skills through group related work learning opportunities that occur during 2021/22.

Eligible groups of allied health professionals and/or assistants are able to apply for one-off grants of up to $4000 to support access to group learning opportunities which will enhance their ability to perform in their current role. Aboriginal Health Workers and Practitioners working in an allied health support role will be included for the purposes of this grant.

Eligibility

To be eligible to apply for the Program, applications must meet ALL of the following criteria:

  1. The group requesting the funding is predominantly (at least 60%) Allied Health Professionals (AHP) and/or Allied Health Assistants (AHA) with representation from more than one district/network
  2. All people in the group are currently employed by NSW Health.  Consideration may be given where an established working relationship between NSW Health and non NSW Health group members exists.
  3. The group is comprised of three (3) or more people.  Each group must have a Key Contact Person.
  4. The proposed CB activity for which the funding is sought will be completed by the 30 June 2022.
  5. If the CB activity involves an external presenter/facilitator, a current up to date quote for the training activity or event must be attached in the application.
  6. The application is supported by the Director of Allied Health from the contact persons district or network.

Applications

All applications for this program will be submitted using the HETI Application form and submitted online to MyHETIconnect, including written endorsement from a Director of Allied Health (as listed in the Terms and Conditions).

Please note there have been some changes to the application process, and these are included in the 2021 Terms & Conditions.

Completed applications MUST be submitted online by C.O.B Thursday 27 May 2021, so Apply Now!

Information Sessions

The HETI Allied Health team will be hosting informal information sessions to discuss any questions related to the Workplace Learning Program. Please see Information Sessions flyer for additional information, session date and zoom details.