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AHPA Scholarships Program - Applications now open for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander scholarship!

1 Aug 2022 - 30 Nov -0001, 12:00am-12:00am

Potential Applicants:

The AHPA scholarship is the best way to kick-start to your career in health promotion. Winning the scholarship will pay 6 months full-time salary, working at an agency of your choice on a project you have developed. To apply, you can approach an agency with an idea for a potential project and submit an application with them, or email Myra, AHPA Scholarships Coordinator to be matched with an agency and a project.


Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander applicants can apply with work or volunteer experience and/or TAFE/University qualifications in health promotion, public health, Aboriginal health, nursing, youth work, teaching or other related fields.

Potential agencies:
Would you consider the prospect of hosting a health promotion officer, working on a project funded by this scholarship? If you have a new idea or an existing project that could be completed in six months by an up-and-coming Aboriginal health promotion practitioner, please read more about the scholarship program and past projects on the Scholarships WA website: a href="" target="_blank" rel="noopener noreferrer" data-saferedirecturl="   


To express your interest in applying, hosting a scholarship recipient, discuss project ideas, connect with an interested agency or applicant, or any other questions please get in touch with Myra, AHPA Scholarships Coordinator on  

Application due dates are TBA but will likely be in late July to August.