NSW Rural Allied Health Clinical Placement Grants
Open 27 Jan 2020 to 3 Apr 2020
Placement grants of up to $750 (or $1,000 for placements at Broken Hill) are offered each semester. Grants are awarded on the basis of the duration of the placement and the cost of travel associated with accessing the placement.
Priority will be given to students who have not previously received a NSW Rural Allied Health Clinical Placement Grant, though past grant recipients may apply.
The term “rural” refers to areas covered by rural Local Health Districts:
- Far West
- Western NSW
- Northern NSW
- Mid North Coast
- Southern NSW
- Hunter New England (excluding: Cessnock, Maitland, Port Stephens, Newcastle, and Lake Macquarie LGA)
- Illawarra Shoalhaven (excluding: Kiama, Wollongong and Shellharbour LGA)
- Nepean Blue Mountains (Lithgow LGA only)
When to apply
Grants are limited to one applicant per calendar year, for placements between 1 November 2019 - 31 January 2021.
Funding 1: Applications open on 27 January 2020 and close on 3 April 2020 for placements starting no earlier than 1 November 2019 and finishing no later than 31 January 2021.
Funding 2: Applications open on 6 July 2020 and close on Friday 11 September 2020 for placements starting no earlier than 1 November 2019 and finishing no later than 31 January 2021.
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