Application periods and deadlines vary depending on the type of bursary. Check this website and the health region websites regularly for bursaries currently offered, and application deadlines and forms.
Clinical Placement Bursary
Provisions differ slightly for each type of bursary and all policies are evaluated and revised annually. The following parameters are in place for 2017-2018 bursaries.
Amount of Bursary
Bursary amount is $2,000, on a one-time basis.
In return for financial assistance, students sign a return-in-service agreement to work in rural or northern parts of the province with an approved publicly-funded employer. The length of the return-in-service is one year.
Eligibility criteria are set annually and are detailed in the application package.
Selection of Applicants
Decisions are based upon selection criteria that may include geographic/sector work preference matched with need (rural and northern), date of graduation and employability, Aboriginal status, and those most likely to return service.