The Toyota Community Trust provides grants for projects that focus on one or more of the following:
Address barriers to students pursuing STEM related studies
Provide students with access to quality learning environments and experiences
Support teachers to strengthen their STEM teaching skills
Address gaps between studies offered and employer needs
The grants rounds are invitation only.
Applicant organisations must be located within, or offer a project within, one or more of the following municipalities in Melbourne’s west: Brimbank, Hobsons Bay, Maribyrnong, Melton, Moonee Valley or Wyndham.
Applicants are required to outline how they will contribute to one or more of the following outcomes:
Increase the retention rates of STEM students
Increase the completion rates of STEM students
Increase transitions from school into further STEM related study or work
Strengthen the capacity of teachers to teach STEM
Improve the work skills of students moving into STEM related jobs