DFAT Scholarship

The Ministry of Health is seeking applications for the following scholarships:

Successful candidates will attend an 18 month certificate level course in Bangalore, India. The scholarship includes course fees, return airfare, accommodation and a living allowance.

Prosthetists and Orthotists assess and treat people who have physical limitations due to illness or disability. Prosthetists provide prosthesis (artificial limbs) and orthotists provide orthotics (devices that support or protect a limb).

On completion of study, both candidates will be expected to provide services to clients within Tonga, joining the Ministry of Health.

Women and people with disabilities who meet the selection criteria are strongly encouraged to apply.

This scholarship has been made available through the Australian Government and the Ministry of Health, Tonga.

Application forms and more information can be downloaded from the Ministry of Health website http://www.health.gov.to/ or picked up from the Ministry of Health, Administration Building reception.

All applications should be submitted to the following address no later than 4:30pm, Monday, 15th May, 2017.

Chief Executive Officer
Ministry of Health
Administration building
Taufa’ahau road
Vaiola Hospital

For more information, including the selection criteria and application process, please contact Ministry of Health to Ms Potesia Cocker at telephone number 28233/ 23200 or email wasaby_sia@yahoo.com during working hours.