Small screen photo

Building Great Australian Lives

The Public Education Foundation is a not-for-profit organisation dedicated to providing life-changing scholarships to young people in public education and enhancing the value and reputation of public schools. We have launched a new campaign promoting the importance of our vibrant, inclusive and high-quality public schools to the community.

DONATE TO ENRICH LIVES
  • Award photo

Celebrating Achievements in Public Education: 1000th Scholar Recognised

15 May 2019 This evening the Public Education Foundation (PEF) will celebrate the achievements of students, teachers and principals in public schools across Australia at the Annual Proudly Public Awards Ceremony at Sydney Town Hall. Since the inception of PEF’s scholarships program 10 years ago, over 1,000 students have been supported [...]

  • Harvard Principals

Exceptional Leadership Skills Recognised with Harvard Principals Scholarship

The Public Education Foundation, Teachers Mutual Bank and the Harvard Club of Australia are honoured to announce the recipients of the 2019 Principals Scholarships. The three outstanding principals will travel to the Harvard Graduate School of Education to undertake a professional education program specifically designed to strengthen the skills of educational leaders. [...]

Just 2 of our impressive #Refugee Scholarship recipients: UOW students' journey from war-torn Syria to scholarship champs @UOW @NSWEducation #ProudlyPublic https://t.co/uyvILK9FrG via @illawarramerc

Today is Public Education Day, a day when we take the opportunity to appreciate and say thank you to those people who make our public schools, our preschools and our TAFEs so very special. https://t.co/elt06PcG5g

Load More...

OUR SUPPORTERS

The Public Education Foundation is supported by the NSW Department of Education in collaboration with schools, communities, philanthropic, individual and private sector supporters.