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.

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.


NAHSSS Allied Health Scholarship Recipients

SARRAH is continuing to administer scholarships to existing recipients of the allied health component of the Nursing and Allied Health Scholarship and Support Scheme.

All scholarship recipients will be notified individually of changes to scholarship administration if they arise.

Allied Health Scholarships for 2017 Academic Year

In the 2015-16 Federal Budget , the Government committed to deliver health workforce scholarships through a single agency for the 2017 academic year.

SARRAH will update our website on future allied health scholarships from 2017 academic year onwards as soon as we receive the information from the Government.