from Learn Local providers and Adult Education Institutions for projects that will build capacity and contribute towards improvements in learner engagement, participation and attainment for Priority Learner Cohorts.

Applications Open: 8 March 2017
Applications Close: COB 4 April 2017
Applicants notified of outcome: May 2017
Projects Commence: 3 July 2017

Applications are invited for funding under the following Priority Learner Groups:

·      Group 1: Women, including young mothers, women seeking to re-enter the workforce after significant time away, women who have experienced or are experiencing family violence
·      Group 2: People in low socio-economic status localities
·       Group 3: Early school leavers
·      Group 4: Indigenous people
·       Group 5: Low skilled and vulnerable workers
·       Group 6: Unemployed/underemployed people
·       Group 7: People from a culturally or linguistically diverse background
·       Group 8: People with a disability
·      Group 9: Young people who may be at risk of disengaging or who may have already disengaged from the community and/or education