Scholarships for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Focused Workers

Scholarships for Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Focused Workers

SHINE SA is offering scholarships for participation in our courses and professional development to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Focused Workers.

Priority for these scholarships will be given to professionals who identify as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander, work with Aboriginaland Torres Strait Island people or work in an Aboriginal organisation and who have a strong interest in sexual and reproductive health.

SHINE SA will cover the full cost of the applicant’s course of choice. Applicants attending a course that exceeds 1 day in duration can apply for contribution to expenses incurred to attend the course.

Applicants must provide a statement outlining the support required and why, including estimated costs.

Download Flyer: Scholarships For Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Focused Workers 


Eligible Courses:

For Nurses, Midwives & Aboriginal Health Practitioners

  • Implanon NXT Training for Registered Nurses and Midwives – 04 August 2020
  • Cervical Screening Provider Course – 16 September 2020 & 04 November 2020
  • Certificate in Sexual Health – 21-25 September 2020


For Doctors

  • IUD Insertion Training – Dates TBA
  • IUD Insertion Train the Trainer Program – Dates TBA
  • Contraceptive Implant (Implanon NXT) Training for Doctors – 01 September 2020 & 13 October 2020 & 01 December 2020
  • FPAA National Certificate in Reproductive & Sexual Health for Doctors – Dates TBA


Youth, Community & Aboriginal Workers



Scholarships are now open for applications.

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