$13.4 million for rural health scholarships – will it make a difference?

Rural health scholarship

In the 2014-2015 federal budget, the government announced an extra $13.4 million for rural nursing and allied health scholarships for 500 students, in a bid to address workforce shortages in rural and remote areas. But is there evidence that says such scholarships will actually be effective in achieving this? To be honest, an online search has [Read More…]