Over half of all state schools in Queensland are in rural and remote locations, with approximately one-quarter of state school students enrolled in these schools.
The Queenlsand Department of Education and Training offers preservice teachers the Beyond the Range - Professional Experience Grants which offer up to $2000 to support preservice teachers to undertake a professional experience in a rural or remote Queensland state school.
For more information and to apply go HERE
This is the 2016 Fact Sheet. The Department says 2017 details will be up in January 2017.