Scholarships for Primary Health Professionals in Cardinia, Casey and Greater Dandenong

Are you considering studying a Diploma or Certificate in Primary Care Nursing in Semester two.   If you live in one of the above areas, you could get up to $5000 to assist with your fees.

The Australian Communities Foundation has announced the establishment of the South Eastern Primary Care (SEPC) Fund.

Grants from the SEPC Fund are made to support the primary health care workforce in South-Eastern Melbourne - specifically the Shire of Cardinia and Cities of Casey and Greater Dandenong - so they can provide optimum care for the community.

  • Scholarships for primary health care professionals and support staff to undertake education and training
  • Grants for organisations to deliver training to primary health care professionals and/or support staff
  • Grants for primary health care professionals or primary care organisations to undertake projects within the primary health care setting.

It's expected that the scholarships and grants will be allocated in annual grant rounds over the next two to three years.

Applications are open until 23 April.

Please see the full details of the scholarships and grants here.