Goulburn Valley Medical Workforce (GVMW) Fund is a sub-fund of the Australian Communities Foundation. It is a non-tax deductible charitable fund and grants from this Fund will be made to organisations and individuals for educational purposes.

The GVMW Fund is designed to provide scholarships and grants to increase capacity of the medical workforce in the Goulburn Valley region. It is expected that the scholarships and grants will be allocated over the next 10-15 years.

There are three main types of scholarship and grants:

  1. SCHOLARSHIPS for students accepted into allied health courses, nursing or medicine and medical graduates wishing to move into general practice are eligible for scholarships for up to 2 years. OPEN OCTOBER 1, 2019
  2. Scholarships for existing general practitioners, practice nurses and practice support staff can apply for scholarships to increase their qualifications, skills, capacity and knowledge. 2019 Applications NOW CLOSED
  3. Grants for organisations that provide recognised training to general practitioners in the Goulburn Valley area. 2019 Applications NOW CLOSED

For further information about the GVMW Fund see:

To submit an application CLICK HERE.

Applications close Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 5:00pm AEDT

If you have any questions about the scholarship program, please contact Andrea McNab at amcnab@greatershepparton.foundation. This program is not managed by ACF.

Information for GVMW Committee Members: