Continuing Professional Development

Applications are now open

The Australian Government aims to consolidate and build on workforce programs to ensure they better align with, and are able to respond to the needs of health professionals to train and practice, particularly in clinical areas and locations of particular need. The NAHSSS Allied Health Continuing Professional Development Scholarships are open to practicing allied health professionals who are currently providing clinical services to attend the following CPD activities.

·         Short courses

·         Non-award postgraduate modules

·         Clinical Placements

·         Conferences

There will be only one scholarship round offered in the 2017 calendar year. The scholarship round covers the CPD Activities that take place from 1 January to 31 December 2017.The scholarship entitlement for 2017 academic year is $1,500. The list of eligible allied health professions listed here.

Applicants are highly encouraged to read Scholarship Guidelines, FAQs and step by step instruction on how to complete the application form which are available in the Continuing Professional Development scholarship page before commencing your application.

Application Timeline for 2017 Academic Year

 Applications open

 27 January 2017

 Application Close

 27 February 2017

 Assessment Period

 28 February to 15 March 2017

 Announcement of results to successful applicants

 17 March 2017

 Announcement of results to unsuccessful applicants

 21 March 2017