RFDS Victoria is working to overcome shortages of medical and healthcare professionals in rural and regional Victoria.
One way of achieving this is by encouraging young health students from country Victoria to complete their studies and return back to the country to assist improve Victoria's health.
The Give Them Wings Scholarship is designed to aid students by assisting them with their study costs. Up to five scholarships are available for first year nursing and allied health students.
RFDS Victoria encourages applications from all diverse backgrounds and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply.
Applications for the 2018 Give Them Wings Scholarship close at 11.59pm (AEDT) 19 April, 2018. Late applications will not be accepted.
Further details, including the application form, are available at