Rural Health Workforce Australia is the peak body for the state and territory Rural Workforce Agencies. Our not-for-profit Network attracts, recruits and supports health professionals for rural and remote communities.

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National Rural Health Student Network

If you're a university student with an interest in rural health, then Rural Health Workforce Australia has just the place for you.

It's the National Rural Health Student Network - which is open to medical, nursing and allied health students who want to be the future of rural health.

The NRHSN has more than 10,000 members who belong to 28 university Rural Health Clubs.

The student network offers:

  • Rural experiences
  • Skills workshops
  • Career information
  • Indigenous community engagement
  • Conference funding
  • An Alumni network

The NRHSN program is managed by Rural Health Workforce Australia with funding from the Australian Government's Department of Health.

Our other student initiatives include the Go Rural careers campaign and the HESTA scholarships

Download NRHSN Information Sheet