Apply for a student grant to attend professional development events.

We offer a limited number of sponsorships for medical, nursing and allied health students to attend conferences and professional development.

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Conference Sponsorships for Medical, Nursing and Allied Health students

Rural Health West is offering Medical, Nursing and Allied Health students currently studying at a Western Australian University the opportunity to apply for a sponsorship to attend a conference or educational workshop relevant to their study and health profession. 

Application requirements

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To apply for sponsorship students must read the conference sponsorship application guidelines, download and complete the conference sponsorship application form and return it to the Future Workforce Project Officer prior to Wednesday 30 May 2018.

Please note funding available is limited. Applications will be processed as soon as received. Successful applicants will be notified within a week of submitting their application. 

For any queries please contact the Future Workforce Project Officer.  

About the sponsorships

Sponsorships are valued up to a maximum of $2,000 per applicant and can be used to contribute to the course or conference attendance/registration fee, association travel and accommodation. 

Sponsorships may be used for a conference or educational workshop being undertaken between 1 January 2018 and 30 June 2018. 

Eligibility requirements

Students must be:

  • Currently enrolled to study at one of the following Universities; Curtin University, Edith Cowan University, Murdoch University, The University of Notre Dame Fremantle, or The University of Western Australia.
  • Currently studying in a full time or part time capacity. 
  • Studying one of the disciplines listed below.

- Audiology
- Chiropractor
- Dietetics/Nutrition
- Health Science/Health Promotion
- Medicine
- Nursing and Midwifery
- Occupational therapy
- Paramedicine

- Pharmacy
- Physiotherapy
- Podiatrist
- Psychology
- Social work
- Sonography
- Speech Pathology
- Radiography

External links to scholarships for health students and health professionals

Nursing and Midwifery scholarships
Allied Health scholarships
Pharmacy scholarships

These scholarships are available to students currently studying Pharmacy.

Health Promotion scholarships

These scholarships are available to students studying health promotion.