Allied Health Assistant Scholarships 

As part of the Integrated Allied Health Services Project in the Banana Shire, Central Queensland Rural Health will offer a number of scholarships to eligible individuals to study a Certificate IV in Allied Health Assistance.

Depending on the number of Applicants, Scholarships will be awarded a minimum of 50% of the course cost.  For a list of available courses in Queensland, please refer to the Application form.

Eligibility Criteria:

To be eligible for this Scholarship, students must:

  1. Currently reside and be working within the Banana Shire Community; and
  2. Currently be employed in a position where these Allied Health Assistant skills will expand the scope of current role or lead to a new role with their current employer.

Application Process:

  1. All applications must be made on the official application form;
  2. Attach a letter explaining why they should receive this Scholarship and the benefits in their workplace and community;
  3. Attach a copy of their Resume;
  4. Attach a letter of endorsement from their current employer;
  5. Intend to continue working as an Allied Health Assistant in the Banana Shire for at least 2 years post-graduation; and
  6. Submit applications to CQ Rural Health no later than Friday 16 February, 2018.

Click here for an Application Form or further details, please contact Karla Tarry via email:


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