Department for Education and Child Development (DECD) :Amy Levai Aboriginal Teaching Scholarships
Opening Date: 01-05-2017
Closing Date: 31-05-2017
The purpose of this scholarship is to support Aboriginal people undertaking study in a teacher education program.
Scholarship recipients, upon successful completion of all scholarship requirements, will be provided with pathways to employment in a South Australian government school or pre-school in a country or metropolitan region.
be of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander descent. Please note that verification of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander heritage is required with all applications. (The verification is a document executed by an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander organisation confirming that the applicant is recognised by his/her community as an Aboriginal person or Torres Strait Islander and endorsed with a common seal.)
be currently studying (full or part time) a teacher education program at any Australian tertiary institution or have applied to commence in the following year (If candidates are undertaking an initial degree (eg undergraduate) followed by a post graduate pre-service teaching qualification (eg Master of Teaching or Graduate Diploma), scholarship eligibility is only for the teaching component of studies.)
reside in South Australia for the duration of study
• $10,000 Amy Levai Aboriginal teaching scholarship – secondary school students