Health Workforce Scholarships & Bursaries

Are you a rural or remote medical, nursing, midwifery, allied health professional or Aboriginal Health Worker keen to expand your skills or scope of practice? Scholarships of up to $10,000 per year, for two years, are available for rural health professionals undertaking postgraduate studies. Bursaries to support rural health professionals to undertake professional development or upskilling […]

Children impacted by early intervention restrictions

School attendance and birth weights lower after policy introduced As the government extends its Income Management program, new research indicates the original rollout in the Northern Territory did not improve school attendance and birth outcomes, and had negative short-term effects. Analysis reveals the federal government’s initial income management scheme – first introduced in 2007 during […]

Commonwealth Health Workforce Scholarship Program (HWSP) – Applications Open until cob Wednesday 20 December

Scholarships are for postgraduate support – IAHA Graduate Members are encouraged to apply.   The aim of the HWSP is to improve access to health services in remote and rural Australia. It is designed to support skills development of allied health and other health professionals, including expanding scopes of practice. Allied health services in rural […]

Black Rainbow, Preventing Suicide Through a Contagion of Love

Black Rainbow believes that visibility matters and is committed to providing opportunities to increase visibility for the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander LGBQTI community. Black Rainbow has announced their latest initiative: “Preventing Suicide Through a Contagion of Love”, kicking off our fourth year from December 1st. From Friday 1st of December, Black Rainbow will be offering micro-grants […]