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Closed Grant Opportunity View - GO5149

Specialist Training Program 2022-2025

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Health Grants Team

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02 6289 5600

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GO ID:
GO5149
Agency:
Department of Health
Close Date & Time:
21-Oct-2021 2:00 pm (ACT Local Time)
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Internal Reference ID:
P12687
Primary Category:
191002 - Higher Education
Publish Date:
14-Oct-2021
Location:
ACT, NSW, VIC, SA, WA, QLD, NT, TAS
Selection Process:
Closed Non-Competitive

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Description:

The Specialist Training Program (STP) extends vocational training for non-GP specialist registrars into settings outside traditional metropolitan teaching hospitals including regional, rural and remote communities and private health facilities. It aims to:

  • improve the quality of the future specialist workforce by providing registrars with exposure to a broader range of healthcare settings known as “expanded settings”; and
  • have a positive influence on future workforce distribution.

STP is the Commonwealth’s main platform for influencing the development of the non-GP specialist workforce. The program aims to improve access to specialist medical services for Australians with funding delivered through the thirteen specialists medical colleges (see below) to deliver the following elements:

  • Specialist training posts and support - core program
  • STP-Integrated Rural Training Pipeline – rural dedicated places
  • Tasmanian Project – support to strengthen the Tasmanian medical training system
  • Emergency Medical Educational Training Program
  • STP Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (formerly within the General Practitioner Procedural Training Support Program)

This grant funding round supports the delivery of non-GP specialist training across four calendar years from 2022-2025 through a closed, non-competitive (non-application form) approach to market.

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Eligibility:

The STP is implemented through thirteen (13) specialist medical colleges. The Colleges are:

  • Australasian College of Dermatologists
  • Australasian College for Emergency Medicine
  • Australasian College of Sport and Exercise Physicians
  • Australian and New Zealand College of Anaesthetists
  • College of Intensive Care Medicine of Australian and New Zealand
  • Royal Australasian College of Medical Administrators
  • Royal Australasian College of Physicians
  • Royal Australasian College of Surgeons
  • Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists
  • Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Ophthalmologists
  • Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists
  • Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Radiologists
  • Royal College of Pathologists of Australasia
Total Amount Available (AUD):

$708,610,000.00

Instructions for Application Submission:

An application form is not required to be submitted for this grant opportunity. 

Other Instructions:

None

Contact Details

Health Grants Team

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02 6289 5600

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