To assist schools to provide support across a range of activities related to international student and/or teacher programs including student exchanges, language competitions and teacher professional development opportunities.
The duration will vary according to the ongoing program but in most cases programs are short term (i.e. less than three months). The current maximum term of a program is two terms (approx. six months).
Eligibility criteria are contained within the relevant application forms for each specific project.
Schools are provided funding for various purposes, depending on the program.
|Payment||During month of||Proportion of allocation paid|
|On negotiation of program delivery||In line with monthly payments||100%|
|Data item||Data source||Due date|
|TRS rate||Finance branch||As required|
|Catering costs||School and the Department of Education (DoE)||As required|
|Travel/accommodation costs||DoE iTravel system||As required|
Recoupments of appropriation funds may be undertaken if funds have been provided to schools and the program or project subsequently changes.
Programs for teachers and students are periodically promoted to schools with varying application process.
Department of Education International
Telephone: (07) 3513 5756
This page was last reviewed on 31 Aug 2018