From Term 1 2017, Victorian government and Catholic schools will use the new Victorian Curriculum F-10. Curriculum related information is currently being reviewed and may be subject to change.
For more information on the curriculum, see:
The Victorian Curriculum F–10 - VCAA
Scholarships are available for rural Victorians to complete an alternative pathway course that leads to an initial teacher education qualification.
The Rural Scholarship provides one-off financial support to rural and disadvantaged students commencing a course that provides a rigorous pathway into an undergraduate Initial Teacher Education (ITE) qualification.
A limited number of scholarships are also available for rural candidates commencing a postgradute ITE course.
Applications are invited from rural candidates who are commencing a course that leads to an initial teacher education qualification.
To be eligible for support, applicants must:
- live in rural Victoria
- be commencing one of the courses listed below
- demonstrate an interest in working as a teacher in a Victorian government school.
All applicants are required to read and complete the following documents:
Key application dates
Applications received outside the following dates will not be processed.
1 November 2017
31 January 2018
If you would like further information about the Rural Scholarship Program, email: