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Healthy Harold Principal Scholarship

Wednesday, 29 May 2024

APPLICATIONS OPEN: The Healthy Harold Principal Scholarship offers government school principals in NSW and the ACT the chance to embark on a tailored professional education program at the prestigious Harvard Principals' Centre in Australia.

With the generous sponsorship of the Harvard Club of Australia, two scholarships are available, providing recipients with the invaluable opportunity to enhance their management and leadership skills. The program, hosted in Sydney, is specifically designed to equip school leaders from Australia, New Zealand, and Southeast Asia with the knowledge and tools to drive instructional change and promote student learning. 

Basic eligibility criteria include:  

  • Being a current Principal in a government primary or secondary schools in NSW or ACT; 
  • Leading a government school with an ICSEA score of less than 1,000, or located in regional and rural areas  
  • Having your school booked to participate in the Life Ed program in 2024/2025 


How to apply? 

  1. Principals should apply online via the Harvard Graduate School of Education here: Apply online If you meet the requirements and wish to apply for scholarship assistance, please mark the appropriate box on the main application form, which is accessed via the yellow ‘apply now’ button above.
  2. Submit a response 500 words or less answering ‘Why should you win the Healthy Harold Principal Scholarship?’ via the following form: Healthy Harold Principal Scholarship (lifeed.org.au)   


Application deadline: Nov 1, 2024