Sep 3, 2018

2018 Mark Robinson Scholarship for Rural Health

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Mt Beauty township with mountains and sky background

Applications are invited for the 2018 Mark Robinson Scholarship for Rural Health.

The Mark Robinson Scholarship for Rural Health is an annual Education and Study Award.  It has been established by the Alpine Health Board of Management in recognition of the contribution of Dr J Mark Robinson and his family to the development of health services in rural Australia and more specifically those in the Kiewa Valley.

The Mark Robinson Scholarship for Rural Health is being promoted to encourage local people to take up studies in health related disciplines at either undergraduate or postgraduate levels and return to practice in the Alpine Shire.

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One Scholarship will be awarded annually on a competitive basis.

The Scholarship will be available to all residents of the Alpine Shire to undertake a course of study at recognised Australian Universities or other recognised tertiary education institutions in the following disciplines:
  • Audiology
  • Biomedicine
  • Dentistry
  • Health Sciences
  • Medical Imaging Technology
  • Medicine
  • Nuclear Medicine Technology
  • Nursing
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Optometry
  • Orthoptics
  • Orthotics and Prosthetics
  • Paramedics
  • Pharmacy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Podiatry
  • Psychology
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Social Work
  • Speech Pathology

Application closing date:

The closing date for Applications is 19 October 2018 at 5.00pm.

For more information:

Please download the brochure and application form below.
If you have more questions on eligibility, guidelines and the application process, please contact the Chief Executive Officer Alpine Health, Mr Lyndon Seys on 03 57519344.