The Territory Labor Government is boosting health services with applications now open for Aboriginal Health Practitioner Scholarships.
Aboriginal Health Practitioners play a crucial role as cultural brokers and agents of change ensuring comprehensive primary health care is provided and culturally appropriate health care is delivered through prevention, early detection and early intervention.
The scheme aims to build the capacity and capability of the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Health Practitioner profession and workforce.
There are four scholarships available, providing students with $5000 per year over two years of study for the Certificate IV Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care (Practice).
The Scholarship provides financial support to students studying the Cert IV Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Primary Health Care (Practice).
Applications close 11 March 2019, f