NZHPA has a number of awards for it members.
These include travel grants, technicians award and the Educational Assistance Fund.
Details of the range and specifications of awards available are on the information sheet (updated April 2013)
To apply for an award download either the electronic application form (type in directly) or the pdf application form (download and fill in by hand) and return it to NZHPA (updated Feb 2017).
Examples of applications that the Executive consider were welll-written, are available to view in the Members section for members who are considering applying for an award.
NZHPA Pharmacists in Mental Health SIG is able to offer a study grant to members to help further their education in mental health pharmacy.
Max Health Pharmacy Grant
The Max Health Pharmacy Grant is an award that is designed to support research and professional development in areas such as innovation in pharmacy practice, problem solving and exceeding customer expectation. More information on this exciting new award can be found here . Applications now open for 2017.
Maori Health Award
The NZHPA is committed to the NZHPA Maori Health Award, as part of the NZHPA Grants and Awards Programme. This Award will be granted in recognition of a practice development or research project undertaken by an NZHPA member to address a Maori Health issue.
More information about this award can be found here . Applications now open for 2017
Roche Education Grants
We are pleased to announce that we have received funding from Roche Products (NZ) Ltd to provide educational grants for pharmacists working in oncology and haematology to access educational opportunities and share the information gained with their colleagues
Please see the attached information sheet for details
A total of $10,000 is available to be awarded during the year.
The deadline for the second round of applications is 26 May 2017
NZHPA Education Fund
NZHPA administers a fund to assist members to attend courses, attend conferences to present papers, or to undertake special projects.
Recipients of the NZHPA Education Fund award are required to present a report to the Executive that will be published on the Association’s website.
Value of the award is at the discretion of the Executive. Typically values up to $1,500 have been awarded.
Closing date for applications – As advertised from time to time in the Associations’ Newsletter, or available from the administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org. Typically 4 times a year 2 weeks before the Executive Face to Face meeting for each quarter.
Applications forms are available on the website http://www.nzhpa.org.nz/ and must be sent to the administrator (Sarah Long S.Long@psnz.org.nz )
For 2017 applications must in by 4pm on Monday 3rd Mar, 26th May, 8th Sept & 27th Oct to be considered at the Executive meeting.
Annual Conference Travel Funding application form not available for 2017
A list of recent award recipients and their reports is available in the Members section (Award recipients, updated June 2012)
Examples of reports that the Executive consider were well-written are available in the Members section