Continuing Professional Development

Applications are now  closed.

The Continuing Professional Development Scholarship supports allied health professionals to attend short courses, conferences, non-award postgraduate modules and clinical placements. 

The online application is not available until the opening date.  All applicants are advised to read the Guidelines and FAQs before they complete the application.  It is the applicant's responsibility to submit an eligible application.

There will be only one round of scholarships for 2016 Calendar year for CPD activities that take place from 1 January to 31 December 2016. The maximum scholarship entitlement per scholarship is $1,500.

Expected timeline for 2016

Applications open 2 December 2015
Applications close 20 January 2016
Assessment period 21 January to 8 February 2016
Applicants notified by email 15 February 2016

Due date to submit the Acceptance
of Offer documents

29 February 2016

If you are a Nursing or Midwifery applicant, please visit the Australian College of Nursing
for further information regarding the scholarships they offer.


If your allied health profession is pharmacy, please visit The Pharmacy Guild of Australia's website
for further information regarding the CPD scholarships for pharmacists.