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2019 NSW Ministers and Secretarys Awards for Excellence

27 August 2019 Awards celebrate outstanding achievement in public education Outstanding student achievement and inspiring public education staff will be acknowledged today when over 110 individuals and schools are honoured at the 2019 NSW Minister’s and Secretary’s Awards for Excellence. The annual awards showcase NSW public school students, teachers, staff and parents who [...]

NSW High Achiever Award

  The Public Education High Achiever Awards were established in 2019 to highlight to senior high school students the opportunities available through international university scholarship programs, such as the Rhodes and Fulbright scholarships. The Awards recognise high achieving students in public education who display excellence and consistency in the following areas: academic performance extra-curricular [...]

Partnership on Harvard Leadership Program

The Public Education Foundation is delighted to be working with the Harvard Club of Australia on scholarship programs for school leaders across Australia. This new program from the Harvard Graduate School of Education (HGSE), Leadership for School Excellence is designed to provide school leaders with the knowledge, leadership strategies and tools to become [...]

New Scholarship for Students in Western Sydney

  We are proud to partner with the Western Sydney Leadership Dialogue on a new scholarship to support students in secondary schools in Western Sydney. The Western Sydney Leadership Dialogue Scholarship targets students moving into the critical years of years of senior high school to help them achieve their potential. Each scholarship will provide [...]

Refugee Storytelling Scholarship Launched

Storytelling Scholarship Launched to Encourage Greater Understanding of the Refugee Experience Today we launch an exciting new tertiary scholarship, the Australia for UNHCR Beddie Scholarship. This scholarship is for a refugee intending to pursue a career in the creative industries. It will support study at the prestigious Australian Film Television and Radio School (AFTRS). [...]

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 with life-changing [...]

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