In their school's signed agreement, the Principal commits to spending QATSIF QCE Scholarship funds for the educational benefit of each individual scholarship recipient.

The Scholarship may only be applied towards:

  • Compulsory school fees
  • Resource hire
  • Computer hire levy (for Round 8 & 9 students)
  • QCE subject and technology levies
  • QCE related excursions and camps
  • Industry visits
  • University and Careers expos.
  • Compulsory school uniforms
  • One Senior Jersey
  • School shoes
  • One Formal/Graduation ticket
  • TAFE VET placement
  • Stationery
  • Textbooks

Additional (for Round 9 & 10 students only) - A maximum contribution of $300 toward either computer hire levies or the purchase of an IT Device. (# see notes below)

Examples of items for which the QATSIF funding cannot be used

  • P&F fees
  • Capital building levies
  • Repairs or replacement of computers, laptops or similar devices
  • Staff wages
  • Tutoring
  • Co-curricular activities unrelated to QCE
  • Boarding fees
  • Weekend activity costs
  • Toiletries and personal items
  • Sporting representation


# Computer hire levy / IT device purchase

    Schools, QATSIF students and their parents / carers need to be aware that QATSIF:

  • is willing to contribute a maximum of $300 (across the entire 2 year QATSIF QCE Scholarship period) toward the costs of either a computer hire levy or the purchase of an IT device where the use of such a device is approved by the school and necessary to enable the student to complete curriculum activities.
  • will not fund repairs, damage or replacement of these IT devices and will not contribute to any costs associated with this.
  • directs that any IT devices hired or purchased are for the exclusive use of the individual QATSIF QCE Scholarship student and remain the property and responsibility of the hirer and /or student.
  • is not responsible for either the inappropriate or illegal use of these IT devices.
  • supports that all school rules, appropriate usage guidelines and school agreements apply to QATSIF students just as they do to all other students.