The department offers a number of scholarships or grants to high achieving aspiring and preservice teachers who are about to commence or are currently completing an approved undergraduate or postgraduate initial teacher education program.
While some scholarships are offered annually, others are offered from time-to-time or on a 'one-off' basis to assist with meeting workforce priorities.
Information about other scholarships and awards offered by the department is provided on the scholarships and awards page.
In April, the department announced the recipients of the scholarships and grants for 2016 327K at a presentation ceremony held in the Brisbane City Hall.
Congratulations to all scholarship and grant recipients.
Receive up to $2,000 to assist you to undertake a professional experience in a rural or remote Queensland state school.
Open to eligible high achieving preservice teachers.
Teacher Education Centres of Excellence (TECE) improve the professional experience component of initial teacher education programs.
Each TECE has a specific focus aimed at identifying and developing high quality preservice teachers for employment in high priority state schools across Queensland.
Be awarded up to $2,500 to assist with study-related expenses, when you commence your studies to become a teacher.
Open to eligible high achieving secondary school students about to commence an undergraduate initial teacher education program.
Valued at up to $10,000, these prestigious scholarships are open to exemplary students who have demonstrated outstanding leadership in their school and the broader community, as well as academic excellence in Year 12.
Up to $25,000 to assist with study-related expenses, access to permanent employment as a teacher, and professional development programs.
Open to experienced professionals and university graduates seeking to transition to a teaching career.
Up to $20,000 to assist with study-related expenses, access to permanent employment as a teacher, and professional development programs.
Open to eligible aspiring teachers who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.
Up to $5,000 to assist with study-related expenses.
Open to eligible tertiary students who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander.
Receive up to $20,000 and the opportunity to secure an early permanent appointment in schools identified as high priority within Darling Downs South West, Central Queensland, North Queensland and Far North Queensland Regions.
Open to eligible high-achieving preservice teachers.
For specific enquiries please contact the scholarships team at firstname.lastname@example.org
This page was last reviewed on 10 Oct 2016