NAHSSS Allied Health Postgraduate Scholarships for 2017 Academic Year

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 Postgraduate Scholarships are open to practicing allied health professionals who are currently providing clinical services to undertake the following postgraduate activities.

·         Graduate certificate

·         Graduate Diploma

·         Masters by Coursework/Research

·         Doctor of Philosophy

There will be only one scholarship round offered in the 2017 calendar year. The scholarship entitlement for 2017 academic year is $15,000. 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 Postgraduate 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