Applications for the 2020 round of Aboriginal early childhood education scholarships are now open.
This program has been developed to help increase the number of Aboriginal early childhood teachers in NSW and ensure children have access to inclusive and culturally appropriate education programs.
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people wishing to complete a four-year equivalent bachelor level early childhood education teaching qualification are invited to apply.
Scholarships of up to $20,000 per person are being offered.
Interested Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people do not need to be currently working in the education sector to apply.
How to apply
Applications should be submitted via Smartygrants on the Department of Education website.
Applications are open until Sunday 10 November.
For more information on eligibility criteria and how to apply:
visit the Scholarships website
email aboriginalprogramsECED@det.nsw.edu.au or
call 1300 755 426