VATE offers two scholarships teachers to attend the National AATE/ALEA conference to be in July every year. These scholarships are intended for teachers who are prepared to make a strong commitment to supporting the activities of VATE into the future. Details about the scholarship and criteria for selection are circulated to individual members in February.
VATE presents a number of pre-service teacher awards for outstanding achievement to those undertaking an English Method.
Australian Catholic University: Josephine Ryan Award
2018 Jacinta Newbold
Deakin University, Gillian Barnsley Award
2018 Lisa Moxon
2017 Nick Harrison
Monash University, Margaret Gill Award
2018 Tristan Kent
2017 Susan Hopkins
The University of Melbourne, Ian Hansen Award
2018 Benjamin Karwan
2017 Lena Pasqua
Victoria University, Michael Hamerston Award
2018 Ezra Warren
2017 Mia Robinson