TAFE Directors Australia

Supporting our member institutes since 1998

TDA/ AVETRA 2016 Industry Innovation Scholarship


TDA and AVETRA are pleased to announce the third round of the joint ‘Innovation Scholarship’.

The Scholarship, which commenced in 2014, aims to enhance innovation and applied research capability in TAFE. It provides $6,000 for an individual or group of practitioners to research innovative ways to work with industry or community to meet skill needs.

The Scholarship supports TDA’s strategic objective to position TAFE in a competitive training market, and AVETRA’s strong commitment to the development of research in VET nationally.

Closing date for applications is the 11 March, 2016. Applications which contain co-sponsorship contributions by industry are strongly encouraged.

Click here for the scholarship guidelines and application form, or for more information call or email

Contact: Melinda Waters : mwaters@tda.edu.au /  02 9217 4951