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Opportunities for your School

Posted on 25 April 2019
Opportunities for your School
1.     Forest Learner Free Teacher Packs
The aim of ForestLearning is to serve school teachers and educators, children, and the public with information on Australian forests and forest-based products, and provision and access to forestry teaching resources. It is further supported by links to key government, industry organisations and educational service providers. The free teacher pack contains shareable material to engage students and start incorporating contexts of forests and sustainability into the classroom. See website for details. http://forestlearning.edu.au/free-teacher-packs.html

1.    Education Support funding program (QLD)
This Department of Education program assists schools and regions to enhance education support to eligible students in out-of-home care. It is linked to goals identified through the student's education support planning process and based upon an assessment of the student's needs (as outlined on the website including participation, wellbeing and academic achievement). Applications are ongoing. https://education.qld.gov.au/about-us/budgets-funding-grants/grants/state-schools/targeted/education-support-program

2.    TAC Towards Zero Community Grants Program (VIC)
This grant program aims to engage the Victorian community in the Towards Zero Action Plan 2016-2020 by recognising and addressing specific road safety issues affecting their local area. Projects that deliver benefits to vulnerable road users (i.e. pedestrians, cyclists and motorcycle riders) will be prioritised in the 2019 program. Schools are eligible to apply. Applications close 3pm, Wednesday, 8 May 2019. https://www.tac.vic.gov.au/about-the-tac/grants/towards-zero-community-grants

3.    2019 Community Stewardship Grants (WA)
The Western Australian Government encourage community groups that protect and restore WA's unique natural resources to apply for a share of $7 million in community stewardship grant funding. Local landcare, farming and NRM community groups, schools and local governments are eligible to apply. Applications close 12 noon AWST, Monday 10 June 2019. https://nrm.smartygrants.com.au/

4.    NSW Minister's & Secretary's Awards for Excellence (NSW)
Applications for the 2019 NSW Minister's and Secretary's Awards for Excellence are now open. These awards are a way of thanking teachers, leaders, support staff and parents for their outstanding contribution to NSW's public schools and for making a difference to the lives of students across the state. Applications close 18 June 2019. https://publiceducationfoundation.org.au/scholarships/awards-for-excellence/

5.    Harcourts Foundation Grants
There are currently more than 249 Harcourts Real Estate offices participating in the Harcourts Foundation Programme, donating a percentage of every property sale. The Foundation can only make grants to organisations with BOTH Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) and Tax Concession Charity (TCC) status. Applications close 30 June 2019. https://harcourtsfoundation.org/

6.    Creative Learning Partnerships (VIC)
Creative Learning Partnerships provides the opportunity for Victorian schools to partner with creative professionals or arts and cultural organisations.  It involves school communities in creative partnership projects while providing students, teachers and creative professionals with diverse and challenging learning experiences.  This residency program supports schools to explore how creativity can enhance and advance education outcomes across the curriculum from Foundation to Year 10, including VET and VCAL.

Round Opens: 9am, Monday, 12 August 2019 using the Creative Victoria Grants Portal
Round Closes: 5pm, Thursday, 19 September 2019

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