Have you applied for the Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund (CSEF)
Parents are reminded that if you hold a valid means-tested concession card or are a temporary foster parent, you may be eligible for the CSEF. A special consideration category also exists for asylum seeker and refugee families. The allowance is paid to the school to use towards expenses relating to camps, excursions or sporting activities for the benefit of your child.
The Camps, Sports and Excursions Fund helps ensure that no student misses out on the opportunity to join their classmates for important, educational and fun activities. It is part of making Victoria the Education State and the Government’s commitment to breaking the link between a student’s background and their achievements.
The annual CSEF amount per student is:
- $125 for primary school students
- $225 for secondary school students
How to Apply
- Contact the school office to obtain n a CSEF application form or download from the CSEF website. Applications close 3 June 2016.
For more information and to download flyers in 13 different languages: Arabic, Burmese, Cantonese, Dari, Dinka, Karen, Mandarin, Persian, Somali, Sudanese, Tamil, Turkish and Vietnamese please see www.education.vic.gov.au/csef