Recipient of the Professional Development Grant Program

Jenny Morad made this Government Information (Public Access) request to NSW Department of Education

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Dear NSW Department of Education,

In late 2017 Early Childhood Education Directorate asked services to apply for Professional Development grants. These applications were to be made via the smartygrants website.

Applications have now been assessed and both successful and non-successful applicants have been notified.

Can the department please provide a list of success and non-successful applications. Can the data please include the following.

- Name of Service
- Address of Service
- Successful or Not Successful
- If successful financial amount granted
- Proposed Professional Development activities for successful applications

Yours faithfully,

Jenny Morad

DECinfo, NSW Department of Education

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Dear Jenny


Thank you for contacting the NSW Department of Education.


I have forwarded your email to the Early Childhood Education Directorate
for response.


You can reach Early Childhood Education Directorate at
[1][email address], on 1800 619 113 or visit


Kind regards


Sharon Barker

Schools and Community Senior Information Officer

Communication and Engagement | Strategic Communication
T 02 9561 8999 | E [email address]



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Dear Jenny


Please find attached the following documents for you to complete in order
to request access to information held by the Department of Education under
the GIPA Act:


1.            GIPA Access application form;

2.            GIPA Authority form (to be filled in if you are acting on
behalf of another person or a child over the age of 12 years); and

3.            GIPA Information for applicants – which contains information
about the process.


Please complete the form and send back to the Information Access Unit,
inclusive of the $30 application fee to:


The Manager

IA Unit, Legal Services

GPO Box 33



Alternatively, if you are paying by credit card, the completed application
form can be emailed to [1][DEC request email]


If you have any further questions, please contact the IA Unit by telephone
on 9561 8100 or via email at [2][DEC request email]


Kind Regards


Quinn Zhao

Admin & Information Access Officer, Information Access

Department of Education


[3]DoE_Logo_K_RGB Legal Services | Level 7, 35 Bridge St| Sydney NSW

P: (02) 9561 8100 | F: (02) 9561 1157

E:  [4][DEC request email] |




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