Psychology Scholarships

Posted on 9 September 2022

Allied Health Postgraduate Aged Care and Leadership Scholarships 

The Department of Health and Aged Care will be offering up to 100 allied health scholarships per year for up to three years for allied health professionals. Courses must be relevant to the care of older people or leadership and management. Applications close 10 October 2022.

  • Courses related to the care of older people include, but are not limited to gerontology, behavioural management, dementia care and palliative care.
  • Courses related to leadership and management.

Find out more or apply here.

Allied Health and Psychology Scholarships

The program supports up to 152 allied health practitioners including psychologists working in mental health and suicide prevention, to undertake related tertiary, vocational, CPD courses and clinical placements. 5% of scholarships will be prioritised for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants. Applications close 10 October 2022.

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Victorian Allied Health and Alcohol and Other Drugs Postgraduate Scholarships

The Victorian Department of Health (the Department) is offering postgraduate scholarships of up to $13,000 to social workers, occupational therapists and psychologists working in state-funded mental health services and alcohol and other drug (AOD) practitioners working in state-funded AOD services.

Scholarships can be used for postgraduate qualifications to support practitioners to develop their direct mental health or AOD practice. Applications close 10 October 2022.

Find out more or apply here.

First Nations Scholarships

The Puggy Hunter Memorial Scholarship Scheme is designed to encourage and assist undergraduate students in health-related disciplines to complete their studies and join the health workforce. The scheme provides scholarships for Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people studying an entry-level health course. Applications close 10 October 2022.

Find out more or apply here.