The Teaching Initiatives Program (TIP) was developed to support schools and preschools with their goals of encouraging excellence in education and to bring innovative teaching initiatives to life.
The program is open to all customers of Bank First working in Victorian schools and preschools.
A share in $30,000 in funding for education related initiatives. The amount granted depends on the needs of each initiative but has ranged from $200 - $2,000 in previous years.
Initiatives are classified as new concepts, with teaching methods and experiences that enable and enhance student learning.
The purchase of computers and software, and the payment of wages for personnel are not considered teaching initiatives.
Yes, our Teaching Initiatives Program provides funding to support the Education Community in the following areas:
The criteria for submitting an application includes:
To see an overview of the 2018 TIP and Award Guidelines click here.