Funding of up to $7,000 for health sector women available

Women currently working in the health sector have a final opportunity to register their interest in a scholarship worth up to $7,000 to support participation in a leadership development program.  

Funding must be apportioned by the end of March and it is unsure when these grants will be available again. Find out more and register your interest by completing the Expression of Interest form here prior to the extended deadline of March 22: www.womenandleadership.co.nz/register 

 

Neurological Foundation Announces O’Brien Clinical Fellowship

The Neurological Foundation is offering a new Research Fellowship. This Fellowship will be awarded to a New Zealand registered non-medical health professional who is committed to a clinical research career with a major focus on treatment or care of those affected by brain disease or injury, including end of life care. It is intended to enhance their research skills and experience and thus contribute to improved patient outcomes in New Zealand. 

The expectation is that at the end of the Fellowship the successful applicant will work in New Zealand in a clinical or research setting. The duration of the Fellowship is up to two years. 

Applicants should be New Zealand citizens or permanent residents who have a Bachelor or Masters degree, or other relevant professional qualification. 

Fellowship with be available to, but not limited to: 

Clinical Nurses, Clinical Psychologists, Clinical Trials Managers, Dieticians, Exercise Physiologists, Health Psychologists, Medical Laboratory Technologists, Medical Physicists, Neurophysiologists, Neuropsychologists, Occupational Therapists, Pharmacists, Physiotherapists, Radiographers, Research Nurses, Social Workers, Speech Language Therapists. Those not sure about eligibility should contact the Neurological Foundation Research Manager douglas.ormrod@neurological.org.nz 

The closing dates are May 1st and October 1st each year

The application Form and Advice to applicants are available for the Foundations web site http://www.neurological.org.nz/grants-careers/grants-applications-deadlines/scholarships-fellowships