Conference Placement Program

The RAMUS Conference Placement Program is unavailable in 1st semester 2016. 


Current RAMUS scholars and former scholars who are RAMUS Alumnus members have been able apply for support to attend selected conferences. The Conference Placement Program supported about 35 grants each semester.

The maximum level of assistance was $1500.

The Conference Placement Program aimed to assist scholars and alumni to attend selected conferences that would:

  • encourage current and former RAMUS scholars’ choice of a rural career; and/or
  • broaden their professional knowledge relating to rural medical practice; and/or
  • provide useful information about living and working in rural communities; and/or
  • enable them to establish contacts for future rural employment or postgraduate training placements.


Statutory Declaration

To complete requirements for payment of the second instalment of a Conference Placement Program grant, recipients must provide a statutory declaration. The declaration must be provided as a hard copy. Please download and complete the declaration and post it to: 

RAMUS Conference Placement Program
National Rural Health Alliance
PO Box 280