Funding support for our region!

Groups celebrate Federal Investment!

Funding support for our region!

The Commonwealth Government's Indigenous Advancement Strategy has seen more than S6 million dollars delivered to the Mildura region.

 

The strategy looks to increase opportunities and deliver great outcomes to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Communities.

 

Sunraysia Regional Consulting Inc is set to receive up to 1.7 million dollars, to create opportunities and sustainable employment for the Indigenous community.

 

 

MADEC has been named as one of nine scholarship providers in the country to receive support under the Strategy.

 

The organisation will see 4.4 million dollars to provide scholarship support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students.

 

The funding has extended the program for an extra three years, until December 2020.

 

 

Member for Mallee Andrew Broad says the funds are hoped to create new opportunities.

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