Awards and scholarships

Queensland Training Awards

Each year, the Queensland Training Awards recognise Queensland's best apprentices, trainees, students, teachers, community organisations, employers and training providers. State winners are eligible to nominate for national honours at the Australian Training Awards.

View the entry details and award categories.

WorldSkills Australia

WorldSkills raises the status of vocational education and training through skill-based regional, national and international competitions.

Why enter?

  • Receive recognition for your skills.
  • Travel and network with others in your industry.
  • Learn new skills, techniques and methods.

View competition and entry details.

Queensland Overseas Foundation

The Queensland Overseas Foundation provides Queenslanders with the opportunity to broaden their vocational horizons and improve their career prospects by working overseas and undertaking international professional development experiences.

The Foundation offers scholarships for recent vocational education and training (VET) sector graduates and tradespeople who wish to work overseas and bursaries to VET trainers and assessors to fund their attendance at recognised international courses, workshops, work placement, events or activities with professional development benefits.

Visit the QOF website to apply online or for more information.