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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.

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Our life-changing  scholarships help students overcome barriers to achievement created by social and economic disadvantage. We also reward academic achievement in our public schools.

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There are many ways you can help the Public Education Foundation to assist young people in public education. Your support can change a student’s life and help them realise their full potential.

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Success Stories

Learn more about our scholarship recipients: their diverse and unique stories and how the scholarship has changed their lives.

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News and Events

Our media releases, news articles and resource links highlight the value of public education and contribute to education-related debates and discussions

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  • Walter and Eliza Hall Trust Scholarship

Zarni’s scholarship to help others

Inner West Courier 16 February 2018: NOTHING can hold back 17-year-old Zarni Tun – especially not cerebral palsy. The inner west resident completed Year 12 at Sydney Secondary College, Blackwattle Bay campus and has scored himself a university scholarship through the Public Education Foundation’s Walter and Eliza Hall Trust. The foundation supports [...]

Happy Holiday Season

To friends and supporters of the Public Education Foundation Thank you for your ongoing support and generosity  2017 has been another good year for the Public Education Foundation. We've awarded a record numbers of scholarships and awards to students and educators in public education across the country. We've established new relationships and strengthened [...]

Congratulations to New South Wales Local Hero Australian of the Year 2018 finalist, @misterwootube - Australia’s most famous mathematics teacher. Wootube has 100,000 plus subscribers and more than eight million views. ✖️➕➖➗

This is what makes teaching such a rewarding profession and our schools such important pieces in young lives.

Wonderful young man - keen and will make a difference!

Great support Sydney Secondary College and @PEFOZ !
https://t.co/UJlqlAP8Vy

Private schools cost a fortune. Check it out. Yet study after study shows children do at least as well in a public school. If families saved their dough they could take the kids to Europe and also spend more time with them. @JaneCaro https://t.co/FuptLzOy3r

From the classroom to Space. 🌝🌑💻📈 A space race organised by @NASA has united students from around the world in an unforgettable competition... https://t.co/Tj2sdeCnK1 - Congrats to the 5 NSW public schools that competed.

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Zarni’s scholarship to help others - Inner West Courier - West, 16/01/2018

Zarni is one of this year's Public Education Foundation Ltd Walter and Eliza Hall Trust Opportunity ... See more

The inner west resident completed Year 12 at Sydney Secondary College, Blackwattle Bay campus and ... See more

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

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