Frequently Asked Questions
How much can I apply for?
There is a total pool of $30,000 available. Historically, this has been shared by approximately 20 Schools and Preschools each year. Grants to successful applicants have historically ranged between $200-$2,000.
New concept, idea or innovative teaching method?
Victoria Teachers Mutual Bank recognises the contributions and wide reaching benefits that education provides to our community. To help foster such growth, we proudly provide grants to Victorian Schools and Preschools.
Our Teaching Initiatives Program was established to support the development of innovative learning techniques. Funding is provided for a wide range of areas such as sustainability, environmental education, skill development programs and community education. Since its inception in 1993 we have awarded over $470,000 to over 380 Schools and Preschools. Each year, winning Schools and Preschools share in $30,000 of funding.
Applications have closed for the 2013 Teaching Initiatives Program.