SUPPORTING ABORIGINAL STUDENTS WITH THEIR CAREER PATHWAYS IN NORTHERN VICTORIA

More Victorian government Aboriginal school students across Victoria are being supported to complete Year 11 and 12, thanks to the Victorian Government’s Marrung Education Scholarships program. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today congratulated the two Marrung Education Scholarship recipients from Mildura and Shepparton for 2019 and 2020 – who were among 40 Aboriginal…

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GRANTS WRITE ON THE MONEY FOR YARRAWONGA STUDENTS

Hundreds of students from schools across Victoria will work side-by-side with leading creative professionals this year, as part of the Andrews Labor Government’s Creative Learning Partnerships program. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced a $10,000 grant for Yarrawonga P-12 College to partner with award-winning author, Dee White – to bring new learning…

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LARGE-SCALE CREATIVE PROJECTS IN STORE FOR REGIONAL VICTORIAN COMMUNITIES

The Andrews Labor Government is giving regional Victorian communities another tourism boost – thanks to round 1 of the inaugural Creative Activation Fund. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today welcomed the initiative and encouraged local artists, councils and eligible organisations to apply for funding to deliver creative projects, such as public art, sculptures, large-scale murals…

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GRANTS NOW OPEN FOR EDUCATION WEEK ACTIVITIES

The theme for this year’s Education Week is ‘Celebrating STEM’. Not-for-profits across Northern Victoria are invited to apply for grants to host science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) themed activities – as part of Victoria’s 76th annual Education Week. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP said today that all government schools are encouraged to…

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NOMINATIONS OPEN FOR 2020 VICTORIAN TRAINING AWARDS

Apprentices, students, teachers, employers and training providers in Victoria can now nominate for the 2020 Victorian Training Awards. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today encouraged people across the region to nominate individuals and organisations who have made outstanding achievements in the Victorian TAFE and training sector. There are 16 award categories; comprising six…

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HOUSING BOOST FOR VULNERABLE PEOPLE IN MILDURA

Vulnerable and disadvantaged people in the Mallee region will benefit from new housing and support services – thanks to the Andrews Labor Government’s Victoria Property Fund (VPF). Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today announced funding of a $2 million grant to Mallee Accommodation and Support Program (MASP) from the Victorian Property Fund – to…

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INVESTING IN LOCAL ABORIGINAL COMMUNITY INFRASTRUCTURE

The Andrews Labor Government is supporting Aboriginal communities in the Robinvale and Mildura region – by boosting and investing in local infrastructure thanks to the Aboriginal Community Infrastructure program. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP welcomed the announcement and said that the funding is important in supporting organisations determine their needs, to build capacity…

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2020 LEARN LOCAL AWARD NOMINATIONS OPEN

Learners, teachers and community education providers across Northern Victoria can now nominate for the 2020 Victorian Learn Local Awards – which celebrates outstanding achievement among the state’s Learn Local organisations. Member for Northern Victoria, Mark Gepp MP today urged everyone to nominate the inspirational learners and practitioners whose stories show how adult and community education…

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