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CLOSING DATE EXTENDED – RFDS 2017 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Health Scholarships ROUND TWO

As a commitment under their national Reconciliation Action Plan 2016-18, and in an effort to grow an appropriate and skilled rural health workforce, the Royal Flying Doctor Service (RFDS) will provide financial support through scholarships to Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander health students to undertake a clinical placement in a remote and rural Australia. Indigenous […]

International Leadership Opportunity

The Lancet is establishing a Standing Commission to continue the work of The Lancet Commission on Adolescent Health and Wellbeing. The 2016 Commission report included recommendations for engaging and partnering with young people as agents for change. The Lancet are looking for six young health advocates and/or professionals (18-29 years) from diverse backgrounds, to work […]

Fred Hollows cadetship

The Fred Hollows Foundation have partnered with the Institute for Urban Indigenous Health (IUIH) to offer an Indigenous student currently pursuing a career in Optometry with an exciting ‘Workforce Initiative’ scholarship opportunity. The successful applicant will be provided with up to 30 days of paid employment with IUIH (at a competitive hourly rate) in Brisbane […]

$10 000 Futures in Health Indigenous Scholarship

House Call Doctor is launching the $10 000 Futures in Health Indigenous Scholarship, specifically aimed at supporting Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students considering a career in medicine. Indigenous Australians currently comprise just 0.3% of our national healthcare workforce, and the Futures in Health Scholarship has been designed to address this imbalance. House Call Doctor […]

Indigenous PHD Familiarisation Program for Health Science Students and Grads

The Melbourne Poche Centre for Indigenous Health, based at the University of Melbourne, has a focus on Indigenous PhD recruitment and support. This year’s Familiarisation Program is specifically tailored to Indigenous doctors, allied health professionals and health science students who are considering a PhD. Over three days, the program includes workshops and networking opportunities that […]

NSW Allied Health Workplace Learning Grants Program Now Open

The HETI Allied Health Team is pleased to announce that the NSW Allied Health Workplace Learning Grants program for 2017 is now open. Application forms are now available at The Program provides financial support to teams of allied health professionals and/or allied health assistants seeking to further develop their knowledge and skills through workplace […]