Funding for vulnerable communities focus for Trust
Initiatives supporting vulnerable communities were a driver in several of the applications for funding.
The Otago Community Trust is delighted to confirm that it will be supporting up to ten people from rural Otago to attend the 2017 National Rural Health Conference in Wellington (March 30 - April 2) with a scholarship fund of $10,000. The scholarship will be $1,000 per person to be used towards the registration fee, flights and / or accomodation. The people applying should be nurses, midwives, allied health workers, practice managers, senior administration staff from rural hospitals and rural GP practices.
If you are interested in registering for the conference, Otago Community Trust scholarship application forms are available HERE. Otago Community Trust scholarship application forms must be submitted to to Charlotte Sloane, Conference Innovators, PO Box 7191, Sydenham, Christchurch or by email to email@example.com. Applications will be reviewed on a first in, first served basis, no later than Wednesday 22 February, 2017. Successful applicants will be notified in writing or by email, no later than 5pm, Friday 24 February 2017.