NPTP Funding

An overview of the 2024 funding available to support the practicum year is outlined below.

All figures exclude GST.

Funding typeAmount per trainee per yearPaid to
500 hours of clinical release time$15,000Employer/agency providing practicum experience
Clinical supervision allowance$5,600Employer/agency providing practicum experience
Study day release time to attend a minimum of 12 study days/year$3,000Employer
Course fees for 60 creditsFees vary per University (fully paid)University
Travel allowance for study days$200 - $1700 per year; varies depending on student's distance from UniversityStudent
Secondary Placement $1000 per 40-hour blockSecondary Placement provider
Secondary Placement travel allowanceStudent can apply for funding if placement is more than 150km from place of residenceStudent

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