Elite Research Scholarships

Rural Health

Elite Research Scholarship in 2012/13

The University Department of Rural Health and Rural Clinical School, in collaboration with the Graduate Research Office at the University of Tasmania, are offering six Elite Research Scholarships for potential applicant to undertake PhD research in rural health arena. The Elite Research Scholarship is valued at over $30,000 per annum, tax-free, and is available for three years, with a possible six-month extension. Information about Elite Research Scholarship is available at: http://www.utas.edu.au/graduate-research/scholarships.

To be eligible for this scholarship, the applicant must enrol with the University Department of Rural Health and undertake either of the following topics:

Healthy ageing, Chronic conditions, Rehabilitation, Rural.

Healthy Communities

Interprofessional Education, Interprofessional Learning and health professional education

Supporting the Rural Workforce

Health Policy

Food Security and Health

Rural/Remote Health


Rural/Remote Bush Fire Communication