Scholarships for Early Childhood Professionals

Early Childhood Qualifications Fund

Since 2010, the Early Childhood Qualifications Fund has awarded more than 2,600 scholarships to Victorian educators to attain or upgrade an early childhood qualification. These scholarships have supported the quality improvement of the Victorian early childhood education and care workforce.

Please be advised that scholarships are no longer available through the Early Childhood Qualifications Fund.

Early Childhood Scholarships for Aboriginal People

Since 2012, the Early Childhood Scholarhsips for Aboriginal People program has awarded 90 scholarships for Victorians to attain or upgrade an early childhood qualification. These scholarships have supported the quality improvement of the Victorian early childhood education and care workforce.

Please be advised that scholarships are no longer available through the Early Childhood Scholarhsips for Aboriginal People.

Available Support

For more information about what support is available, see:

More information

For more information for existing scholarship recipients, contact 1300 651 662 or email early.years.workforce@edumail.vic.gov.au