Financial Basics Foundation ESSI Money Program
ESSI Money (standing for Earning, Saving, Spending and Investing) is an award-winning online financial literacy game free for Australian secondary school students. Through gameplay based on a 'virtual reality', students achieve an understanding of how decisions made over a period of time can have both positive and negative impacts on their financial situation. The game allows students to practise real-life financial transactions and experience the consequences in a safe, fun and challenging way. See the website for detailshttp://www.financialbasics.org.au/essi-money/about-register.aspx
NESLI Scholarship Funding
The National Excellence in School Leadership Initiative (NESLI) has announced a number of grants to support women looking to undertake school leadership development programs. The grants will cover up to 40 per cent of the course fees for teachers undertaking one of two "cutting edge" leadership development programs.
Applications close 14 December 2018. https://www.nesli.org/funding.html
Harcourts Foundation Grants
The Harcourts Foundation Grants support a specific event, project, item or initiative that helps, grows, and enriches communities where Harcourts have an office. Schools are eligible if they are a registered charity and hold both Tax Concessional and Deductible Gift recipient status. Applications close 31 December 2018. http://harcourtsfoundation.org/australia/
Transurban Community Grants [DGR Status Required] (NSW)
The Transurban Community Grants program offers grants of up to $5,000 to initiatives like school projects, youth education, road safety and environmental programs.
Applications close 31 December 2018.https://www.transurban.com.au/sustainability/community-grants
IOOF Foundation Grants [DGR Status Required]
The IOOF Foundation Community Program is committed to creating opportunities for disadvantaged families, youth and the aged, by investing in initiatives that improve quality of life and help others achieve their potential to meaningfully participate in the community. The IOOF Foundation provides grants that support Australian not-for-profit organisations working with disadvantaged families, disadvantaged children and youth and aged care.
Applications close 15 January 2019. http://www.iooffoundation.org.au/our_grant_program
Student Scholarships (VIC)
The Victorian Department of Education and Training administers over 200 different student scholarship awards annually. Over $2 million in scholarships are available to students in Years 4 to 12. These school scholarships are for students who are studying in Victorian schools (Australia) and who are citizens or permanent residents of Australia. Students must apply for a scholarship at the same year level that they are studying in this year, eg. a student in Year 8 in 2018 would apply for a Year 8 scholarship. Applications close 1 February 2019. https://www.eduweb.vic.gov.au/scholarships/default.aspx
Jetstar Flying Start Program
Jetstar's Flying Start Program invites community groups and organisations across Australia to apply for a grant to fund a project that will enrich the lives of people in their local community. Applications close 31 March 2019. https://www.jetstar.com/au/en/flyingstart#home