Heart Foundation Health Professionals Scholarship

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Heart Foundation Health Professionals Scholarship
Scholarship Description

*closed, next round TBA* Heart Foundation research scholarships complement other PhD funding sources by strategically providing support for the development of cardiovascular research capacity in under-represented areas of expertise. The Health Professional Scholarship encourages health professionals to undertake a PhD in an area of cardiovascular research and actively apply evidence-based practice in order to develop the skills required to translate and implement research evidence into practice. The award provides the opportunity for applicants to return to the main PhD stream after a number of non-academic years and apply to other PhD scholarship schemes for funding. Priority funding will be provided to health professionals working in cardiovascular healthcare, including allied health professionals, to further develop Australia’s cardiovascular health research capacity and encourage evidence-based health practice and research translation.

Reference Number: 1038
Study Subject: Cardiovascular disease and related disorders
Web Address: http://www.heartfoundation.org.au/research/funding/Pages/health-professional-scholarships.aspx
Provided By: Heart Foundation of Australia
Level: Post Graduate (Research)


This scholarship is offered annually to an unspecified number of people. Open for applications until June 28, 2013.

Payment Information

The value of this scholarship is AUD40000 (total may vary). This award is to be used for living expenses. This scholarship is paid See Scheme Summary for the period of 3 years.

Research Information

This scholarship is for one of the following fields of research: BIOLOGICAL SCIENCES, MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES or Public health and health services.


This scholarship is for study in Australia. Only citizens of Australia may apply.

Application Details

To apply for this scholarship you must consult the scholarship web site. Terms and conditions are subject to change. Always confirm details with scholarship provider before applying.

    Main Contact
Research Team
Heart Foundation
Phone: +61 3 9321 1581
Email: research@heartfoundation.com.au
Web Site: http://www.heartfoundation.com.au

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