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TheMHS Conference & Scholarship Applications

August 27 - August 30

TheMHS Scholarship Application 2019

Are you interested in attending The Mental Health Services of Australia and New Zealand’s (TheMHS) conference in Brisbane. The conference starts with consumer day on Tuesday 27th August to Friday 30th August 2019. Travel to the conference will occur on the Monday 26/8/2019 and return the Friday night.

The Theme is “‘Building Healthy Communities: Stories of Resilience and Hope’.

VMIAC supports consumers to attend this annual conference and this year we are inviting you to consider making an application for 1 of 4 part or full scholarships to attend.

Partial scholarship

  • Purchasing registration to conference
  • Purchasing transport to Brisbane
  • Purchasing accommodation in Brisbane

Full scholarship

All of the above – will be arranged on your behalf

If you are wanting to attend for less than 5 days please make a note on your application.

To apply for the scholarship, you will need to be a mental health consumer and meet at least one of the following criteria:

  • Be a consumer worker
  • Never attended a TheMHS conference
  • Under 25 yrs Old
  • Identify as culturally or linguistically diverse
  • Identify as Aboriginal/Torres strait islander
  • Identify as LGBTI
  • Be a member of a Consumer Advisory Group

Applications need to be in by close of business on August 16th 2019 and you will be notified by COB August 19th 2019 if you are successful.

If you are successful in obtaining a scholarship, you will be asked to share your experiences with the VMIAC membership. This may be through writing about the conference for the newsletter, talking at a meeting, painting a picture or any other form you would like to use. You will be provided with support to do this.

Please apply for The MHS Scholarship

Email application to reception@vmiac.org.au

or post to 1/22 Aintree Street Brunswick East Vic 3057

Details

Start:
August 27
End:
August 30
Event Category:
Website:
https://www.themhs.org/conference-registration/

Organiser

Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre
Website:
https://www.bcec.com.au/

VMIAC would like to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we live and work, and to pay respect to elders past and present

VMIAC would like to acknowledge the traditional custodians of the land on which we live and work, and to pay respect to elders past and present