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Allied Health Scholarships

Level up your allied health career with the various scholarships available here with us at Hunter New England Local Health District.

You can explore our current scholarship opportunities below.

Rural Allied Health Assistant Scholarship (HETI)

Get a $3,000 scholarship to complete the Allied Health Assistant qualification and use funds for associated training fees, technology, travel, accommodation, or childcare.

Allied health assistants are crucial in providing care in our communities and if you're thinking that a career in health could be for you, becoming an Allied Health Assistant in rural NSW is a great choice.

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Rural Allied Health Undergraduate Scholarship (HETI)

Rural Allied Health Undergraduate Scholarships are offered to students from a rural background undertaking "entry-level" studies in allied health (leading to a degree that qualifies the student to practice).

Up to 20 NSW Rural Allied Health Scholarships, valued up to $10,000, are offered each year.

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The Allied Health Rural Generalist Program Scholarship (Level 1) (HETI)

The Allied Health Rural Generalist Program (Level 1) Scholarship provides financial assistance of up to $12,000 to complete the Level 1 Allied Health Rural Generalist Program through James Cook University. Scholarship funds can be used for course fees, technology or other costs associated with completing this training program within your Local Health District.

The Scholarship is available for new graduates and early career (less than 3 years experience) NSW Health allied health professionals working in an a rural setting.

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The Rural Allied Health Postgraduate Scholarship (HETI)

Scholarships of up to $10,000 are available to full-time or part-time allied health clinicians employed by, and currently working in, a rural located public health service, to assist with educational expenses directly associated with postgraduate study.

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