Conference registration offer to Otago region

Date published
16 Dec 2016

Attention all Nurses/Midwives/Allied Health Professionals/Practice Managers and Senior Administration staff in Rural Hospitals and Rural General Practices within the Otago Region.
The Otago Community Trust (OCT) has agreed to sponsor up to 10 people from the Otago region to attend the National Rural Health Conference in Wellington from March 30 to April 2, 2017
OCT will sponsor each successful applicant with up to $1000 incl GST to cover the cost of registration, accommodation and/or flights for the conference. Any expenses outside of this cannot be claimed.

Applicants must:

·       Be currently employed as a Nurse, Midwife, Allied Health Professional, Practice Manager or Senior Administrator in either a Rural Hospital, Rural General Practice or Primary Maternity Unit within the Otago Region

·       As a condition of accepting the scholarship applicants must agree to supplying the Trust with a report, within one month of the conclusion of the conference

·       Provide full receipts of registration, accommodation and/or flights in order to be reimbursed up to the value of $1000 incl GST.

For more information on the National Rural Health Conference 2017 please click

Application forms are available below and must be submitted to Charlotte Sloane, Conference Innovators, PO Box 7191, Sydenham, Christchurch or by email to Application will be reviewed on a first in, first served basis and no later than Wednesday, February 22, 2017.

Successful applicants will be notified in writing or by email, no later than 5pm, Friday, February 24, 2017.

To access the application form click HERE.