Our scholarships help students overcome barriers to achievement created by social and economic disadvantage. We help students to cover the extra costs of public schooling and provide them with opportunities to extend their talents and pursue their aspirations. Our scholarships and awards also acknowledge and reward academic excellence.
Financial support: funds for educational goals such as tutoring, school supplies, laptops, school excursions and incidental fees. The amount depends of the scholarship. They may be multi-year or single year scholarships.
Academic support: For school scholarships, the Foundation works with teachers and principals to ensure ongoing support and mentoring for scholarship recipients.
Awards ceremony: a formal acknowledgement of recipient achievement at the annual Public Education Awards Ceremony in Sydney.
Principals Scholarships: The opportunity to study at Harvard School of Education.
Teachers Scholarships: Professional support for teachers.
These scholarships seek to support and grant access to students who have enthusiasm for and ambition in a field they otherwise might be prevented from entering into, due to disadvantage or prohibitive costs. The [...]
The First State Super Teachers Scholarship is designed specifically to support public primary school teachers who teach Early Stage One and Stage One. The scholarship provides up to $10,000 to be spent on an [...]
The Public Education Foundation’s Teachers Health Early Career Scholarship supports public school teachers in the first three years of their career. The scholarship provides up to $10,000 to spend on an approved professional development / professional learning activity or set of [...]
The Harding Miller Education Foundation Scholarship Program provides practical support to lift the educational and career aspirations of high potential Australian girls who are facing economic hardship. New scholarships are valued at approximately $20,000 [...]
The Capital Chemist College Scholarships are for ACT public school students who will be in their final year of secondary education in 2018. Each of the ACT’s nine secondary colleges and two specialist schools [...]
The Public Education Foundation’s Camburn Withers Scholarship supports Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander students enrolled in Connected Communities schools to engage, learn, strive, reach their full potential and excel through their primary school education. [...]