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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2016 Give Them Wings scholarship winners

Four university health students from country Victoria are the winners of the 2016 Give Them Wings scholarships, provided by the Royal Flying Doctor Service Victoria in partnership with Rural Health Workforce Australia. The scholarships, worth $2,500 each, are designed to encourage the next generation of home-grown nursing and allied health professionals from rural communities. See our winners below and follow the links to read their stories. Also see 2016 Give Them Wings media release

Charlotte Lakey, Kyneton
(nursing)

Elizabeth Kemper, Boorool
(audiology)

Sammy-Jo Sly, Cullulleraine
(nursing)

Claire Hammond, Woodglen
(dentistry)