Get answers to your questions about the School
Counsellor Sponsorship Program.
Which sponsorship program am I eligible for?
Why do I need to have completed first year level psychology units that form part of an Australian Psychology Accreditation Council (APAC) approved sequence of study to be eligible for sponsorship?
Where do I find a list of programs of study that contain a three year sequence of APAC approved psychology studies?
What's the difference between the rural and metro programs?
Can I apply for both the rural and metro programs?
Am I eligible to apply if I am still studying?
How do I apply?
When should I submit my application?
Will late applications be accepted?
How can I be sure my application has been submitted?
Does my principal have to endorse my application?
Who should I use as a referee?
How do I upload certified copies of my supporting documentation?
Can I apply for more than one sponsorship program?
I applied for the School Counsellor Sponsorship Program last year but was unsuccessful. Can I apply again?
What does the selection process involve?
Will successful and unsuccessful applicants be notified of the outcome?
How many school counsellor sponsorships are awarded each year?
If my application has been unsuccessful, can I be provided with information as to why?
What are the commitments of a sponsorship recipient?
What financial support to successful applicants receive?
When are sponsorship recipients appointed to their permanent position?
Do sponsorship recipients who are appointed to rural or remote areas receive the same benefits and/or incentives that are available to the other teachers in that location?
What are the geographic areas of workforce need?
Where can I find out more?