School Readiness Funding menu

The menu for School Readiness Funding includes evidence-informed programs and supports (the menu of evidence) that address the three priority areas for School Readiness Funding:

  • communication (language development)
  • wellbeing (social and emotional)
  • access and inclusion.

Each item contains a description of the item, information about the cost,  its application in a kindergarten setting and its alignment to the Victorian Early Years Learning and Development Framework (VEYLDF) .

Find out how to use this menu and guidance for kindergarten services to spend school readiness funding.

How to be included on the menu

The menu is updated annually following a formal submission process.

Submissions are now being received for the 2021 update to the menu. If you would like to apply for a program or support to be included on the menu in 2021, please download and complete the attached application form (docx - 100.74kb). This form contains detailed information about the assessment criteria. You can submit your completed application to MenuOfEvidence@edumail.vic.gov.au. Submissions are due by 31 May 2020.

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