Going Rural - Student Placement Support Scheme for Domestic Nursing, Allied Health and Health Sciences Students
Opens 20 Jan 2021 12:00 AM (AEDT)
Deadline 1 Dec 2022 12:00 AM (AEDT)
External Support Scheme
Description

The Going Rural - Student Placement Support Scheme has been developed to assist students with the associated costs of accommodation and travel when completing a clinical placement in a rural setting across Hume, Ovens, Murray, Goulburn, Ballarat and Grampians region

Grant:

  • For eligible students, a payment of $30 per day of attendance (capped at $2,500) OR subsidised accommodation at University of Melbourne owned housing, for $50 per week (subject to availability) can be offered.
  • The amounts allocated will be decided on a case by case basis and will be at the discretion of the Going Rural Health team
  • For RN and Allied Health students, placement must be a minimum of 2 weeks full time (no less than 4 days per week).
  • Enrolled nursing students must complete a placement of minimum 4 weeks or more full time (no less than 4 days per week).

Eligibility:

  • Be enrolled in a Nationally recognised nursing, allied health or other health science undergraduate or postgraduate degree with a recognised Australian University.
  • Be an Australian or New Zealand resident or have refugee status (evidence to be provided).
  • Register all details with the Going Rural Health team either prior to, during or within 30 days of completion of your clinical placement Rural Living Portal.
  • Successfully complete clinical placement requirement and length.
  • Submit Proof of Placement form/s – Proof of Placement Form and complete the Student Placement Survey – Student placement survey within 30 days of completion of your placement.
  • Have not received any other scholarship or financial assistance to complete the clinical placement in which the student is applying.
  • Students must meet a travel requirement of at least a minimum of 50km one way from their home to the location of their clinical placement.

Please note this scholarship is not administered by Federation University Australia.  All applications will be directed to apply through Going Rural.

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Going Rural - Student Placement Support Scheme for Domestic Nursing, Allied Health and Health Sciences Students


The Going Rural - Student Placement Support Scheme has been developed to assist students with the associated costs of accommodation and travel when completing a clinical placement in a rural setting across Hume, Ovens, Murray, Goulburn, Ballarat and Grampians region

Grant:

  • For eligible students, a payment of $30 per day of attendance (capped at $2,500) OR subsidised accommodation at University of Melbourne owned housing, for $50 per week (subject to availability) can be offered.
  • The amounts allocated will be decided on a case by case basis and will be at the discretion of the Going Rural Health team
  • For RN and Allied Health students, placement must be a minimum of 2 weeks full time (no less than 4 days per week).
  • Enrolled nursing students must complete a placement of minimum 4 weeks or more full time (no less than 4 days per week).

Eligibility:

  • Be enrolled in a Nationally recognised nursing, allied health or other health science undergraduate or postgraduate degree with a recognised Australian University.
  • Be an Australian or New Zealand resident or have refugee status (evidence to be provided).
  • Register all details with the Going Rural Health team either prior to, during or within 30 days of completion of your clinical placement Rural Living Portal.
  • Successfully complete clinical placement requirement and length.
  • Submit Proof of Placement form/s – Proof of Placement Form and complete the Student Placement Survey – Student placement survey within 30 days of completion of your placement.
  • Have not received any other scholarship or financial assistance to complete the clinical placement in which the student is applying.
  • Students must meet a travel requirement of at least a minimum of 50km one way from their home to the location of their clinical placement.

Please note this scholarship is not administered by Federation University Australia.  All applications will be directed to apply through Going Rural.

Value

External Support Scheme

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Opens
20 Jan 2021 12:00 AM (AEDT)
Deadline
1 Dec 2022 12:00 AM (AEDT)