The following medical practitioners are eligible to apply for SRSA funding:
- Fellow of a Specialist Medical College* (SMC) or their Faculty;
- Staff specialist;
- Specialist practitioner in an Area of Need position; or
- International Medical Graduates undertaking SMC College requirements for specialist recognition via the Australian Medical Council Specialist Assessment Pathway;
*ACD, ACEM, ACSEP, ANZCA, CICM, RACMA, RACP, RACS, RCPA, RANZCO, RANZCOG, RANZCP, RANZCR.
New to Funding Round 2, the SRSA program has transitioned from the ASGC-RA to the Modified Monash Model (MMM), as the geographical rating system for determining rural and remoteness.
Eligible applicants must live and work in areas determined using the Modified Monash Model (MMM) system categories MM2 to MM7.