This scholarship supports final year preservice teachers with a one-off taxable grant and, upon graduation of an Australian initial teacher education (ITE) program, an offer of permanent employment.
Recipients must be prepared to start their teaching career in a priority region within Queensland. Priority regions include
Central Queensland (PDF, 2MB),
Darling Downs South West (PDF, 2MB),
Far North Queensland (PDF, 1.9MB) or
North Queensland (PDF, 1.7MB).
Applications for the 2022 Regional, Rural and Remote Graduate Teacher Scholarship have closed.
Register your interest for the 2023 round and we’ll alert you when more information is available.
Please note the scholarship particulars may vary each year and is dependent on the department’s need (i.e. subject demand areas, learning phase/s, eligible schools, etc.).
If you have any questions about this scholarship, please contact the Scholarships and Grants team, Human Resources Branch, Department of Education by email
email@example.com or phone (07) 3055 2969.