ANZMH Association
2021 Study Grant

Interested in starting a career in mental health?

Apply for your chance to receive one of two $5,000 mental health study grants.

Applications close Sunday 31 January 2021

About the Association Study Grant

Applications are invited from students enrolling in a course that leads to a mental health qualification (Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Masters).

Study grants are to be administered by the Australian & New Zealand Mental Health Association Management Board.

Successful applicants may:

  • Have lived experience
  • Be fulltime carers
  • Be Indigenous, Torres Strait Islander, Maori or Pacific Islander
  • Be looking to study remotely in a regional area

Applicants are required to provide:

  • Written proof of achievement (i.e. grade point average)
  • Demonstrated need for financial support
  • Three written, current character references
  • Details of chosen course
  • Short resume of personal lived experience, achievements and future aspirations (300 words)

Only individual applications will be considered.

The Australian & New Zealand Mental Health Association may reserve the right to split the study grant if multiple applicants are deemed suitable and may award this grant one time or annually over a period of time (to be determined).

Shortlisted applicants may be contacted by the Australian & New Zealand Mental Health Association for a phone interview.

Applications close Sunday 31 January 2021

Eligibility Criteria

Applicants must:

  • Be an Australian or New Zealand citizen or permanent resident
  • Be enrolling in a course of mental health study that leads to a qualification (Graduate Certificate, Graduate Diploma or Masters), and is not a research program
  • NOT have received a study grant or scholarship in the last 12 months
  • Be a member of the Australian & New Zealand Mental Health Association 
  • Have lived experience, OR
  • Be full-time carers, OR
  • Live in a rural or remote area, OR
  • Identify as Indigenous, Torres Strait Islander, Maori or Pacific Islander

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