Bursaries

TheMHS Conference Bursaries are made possible with long-standing support from the Commonwealth Department of Health.

Bursary Provision for 2021 is subject to funding confirmation.

TheMHS Bursaries are offered to Consumers & Carers who wish to attend The Mental Health Services (TheMHS) Conference of Australia and New Zealand. A limited number of Bursaries are offered to each Australian state/territory and to New Zealand.

This year, TheMHS will offer Virtual Bursaries, which include free virtual registration to the Consumer or Carer Forum and the 3-day conference.

NOTE: TheMHS Bursaries are NOT for students. There are concession registration fees for students.

To be ELIGIBLE to apply for a THEMHS BURSARY, you must fulfil the following ESSENTIAL CRITERIA:

  1. You identify as a Consumer of Mental Health Services or identify as a Carer of a person with Lived Experience of Mental Illness.
  2. For financial reasons, you would be unable to attend this year’s conference.

Applicants will have 4 weeks to submit their application, starting from 29th of June

Bursary applications will close 27th of July

BURSARY SUBMISSIONS HAVE NOW CLOSED FOR 2021

Disclaimer: Bursary provision is subject to funding confirmation.

For further information, please e-mail info@themhs.org