At a glance

Available to: 
Current Student
Level of study: 
Undergraduate
Postgraduate Coursework
Citizenship: 
Australian and Permanent Residents or NZ citizens

The Clinical Placement Scholarship provides financial assistance for clinical placements in a variety of allied health practices including Aboriginal Medical Services, Community Health Care Centres, and Hospitals, Public or Private Practices or a combination of these.

Award value:
up to $11,000
Applications open: 
18 August 2015
Applications close: 
8 October 2015
  • Eligibility

    Scholarship funding of up to $11,000 is available for a maximum six weeks placement.

    Applicants must be enrolled in an approved/accredited course in the eligible allied health profession and must be an Australian Citizen or hold Australian Permanent Residency status.  Applications are restricted to one per applicant.

    ASGC-RA stands for Australian Standard Geographic Classification – Remoteness Area. Please click here to check the ASGC-RA classification for any location within Australia, which is on the Doctor Connect website.

    Please refer to SARRAH website for more information.

The NAHSSS: Allied Health Clinical Placement is an Australian Government initiative to support allied health and oral health students to undertake a clinical placement in a rural or remote Australian community within an ASGC-RA rating between 2-5 during their degree.
Award benefits: 
Money