2016 Rural Health Education Scholarship

Pictured above: 2015 Rural Health Education Scholarship recipient, Nivanka De Silva from Deniliquin NSW with Deniliquin Medical Centre Practice Manager, Maria Strongman.

Applications are now open for the 2016 Rural Health Education Scholarship

Ochre Health through the Ochre Health Foundation is pleased to be offering a Rural Health Education Scholarship for 2016.

The scholarship is open to students within Australia who intend on working in rural health at the completion of their studies.
The scholarship provides $2,000 to assist the successful applicant in covering costs related to their studies in health.

Ochre Health Foundation is a not for profit organisation that delivers allied health services and assists with the delivery of accessible health care to rural communities.

Ochre Health has 30 Medical Centres across six states and territories in Australia.

We are looking for students who have completed their secondary schooling within Australia and have been accepted or are currently completing a tertiary course in a health profession course.

Examples of health courses that would be eligible are Medicine; Dentistry or Dental Technician; Nursing (EN and RN); Aboriginal Health Worker, Allied Health (this includes Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Podiatry, Dietetics, Psychology, Speech Therapy, Exercise Physiology); and Optometry. If you would like to get more information on eligible courses please email scholarship@ochrehealth.com.au.

Applications close on the 27th February 2016 and should be submitted to scholarship@ochrehealth.com.au

The successful applicants will be announced on the 5th of March 2016

To download the application click on the button below

A full list of the terms and conditions are available here.

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