The Department of Health and Ageing is calling for applications for funding under the Innovative Clinical Teaching and Training Grants (ICCTG).
$90 million is available over four (4) years (2009-10 to 2012-13) for infrastructure projects that support innovative clinical teaching and training initiatives. Applications are sought from public and private organisations which can demonstrate increased capacity for clinical teaching and training as a result of the use of innovative practices enabled by renovations¸ construction or purchase of facilities in new or existing settings.
These grants will provide between $100¸000 and $5 million (GST exclusive) per project for initiatives:
- that will support innovative approaches to dealing with the increase in the numbers of people undertaking health professional training and education¸
- that will improve distribution and capacity for teaching and clinical training outside of tertiary hospitals¸ and
- in settings that may not normally be considered for Commonwealth funding.
Organisations interested in applying for ICCTG Funding must address the assessment criteria in the format outlined in the Application Guidelines.
Information about this funding and how to apply is available on the Department?s internet site at www.health.gov.au or by contacting:
Program Manager¸ Ms Shara-Lee Jenkins on (02) 6289 7851 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Closing date: 2pm on Wednesday¸ 27 January 2010.
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