New Funding Opportunity for Queensland Schools

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Calling all Queenslanders! 

Check out this great funding opportunity for Queensland schools. Education charity Schools Plus is offering up to $70,000 (individual... schools) or up to $250,000 (school clusters) for projects that will transform students’ lives.

Our Fair Education Queensland Program is open to eligible schools in the Government, Catholic and Independent sectors.

It’s easy to apply! Applications close 29 June, so be quick:

If in the first instance you would like to see if your school is eligible for Australia Schools Plus please see the following information:

The program is available to eligible primary and secondary schools, government and non-government, special education needs schools, and/or clusters of schools. Applications from rural and remote schools are strongly encouraged.


Participation in the program is ideally suited to schools that have identified significant room for improving student outcomes and prioritised improved family/community engagement as a key strategy to address this. To be eligible to apply, schools must meet the following criteria:

•A school located in NSW or Queensland.
•A school with an ICSEA value below 1000 (2017 data). To check your school’s ICSEA value, visit your school’s profile on the My School website.

•For school clusters, all schools must have an ICSEA value below 1000.
•You have discussed your participation in the Fair Education Program with your state’s Director Public Schools /School Council/Board or equivalent in your sector.

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