Media Releases

Media Releases2018-08-28T05:45:12+00:00

Giving students every opportunity 

End of Year Appeal 22 November 2018 At the end of each year our hardworking scholarship panels finalise the lists of students who will receive our life-changing scholarships in 2019.  It's a difficult and often heartbreaking process, as we have been overwhelmed by need and potential in our public schools. In December, just before the end of this school [...]

Excellence and Service Recognised in Public Education across NSW

  WEDNESDAY 29 AUGUST  Ninety-one individuals and schools from across NSW have been acknowledged for their outstanding achievement and service to public education in today’s Minister’s and Secretary’s Awards. The awards recognise those who have made major contributions as role models to their peers, their schools and school communities, celebrating excellence within the State’s [...]

New Education Minister

Media Release: 27 August 2018 The Public Education Foundation welcomes the appointment of new Education Minister The Public Education Foundation (PEF) welcomes the appointment of The Hon. Dan Tehan MP as the new Commonwealth Minister for Education. The Foundation’s Executive Director, David Hetherington, congratulates Mr Tehan on his appointment and expresses PEF’s commitment to [...]

Building Great Australian Lives

Public Education Campaign 24 July 2018 The Public Education Foundation is delighted to announce the launch today of its campaign “Proudly Public: Building Great Australian Lives”. The campaign highlights the pivotal place of public schooling in Australian life and invites viewers to consider how public education has shaped their own life experiences. The Foundation [...]

Ainslie School Teacher Wins First State Super Scholarship

MEDIA RELEASE 22 May 2018 First State Super Teachers Scholarship Recipient Announced The Public Education Foundation is delighted to announce that Sascha Colley from Ainslie School in the ACT is the recipient of the inaugural Public Education Foundation’s First State Super Teachers Scholarship. She received her award at the Public Education Foundation’s Awards last [...]

We are hiring!

We are hiring!  PEF seeks an experienced fundraising professional to join our team in Sydney.  This position has been newly established to develop and implement a strategy to strengthen and expand our existing funding base. The position will be crucial to identifying new opportunities for funding, develop effective funding strategies and build strong and long lasting [...]

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For more information contact Melanie Morrison, Communications Manager

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