Student Stories

Student Stories2019-10-21T03:58:57+00:00

Syrian refugee scores inaugural film scholarship

February 20th, 2020|

Movies played a large part in the life of Syrian refugee Joelle Sanounou when she was growing up in her war-torn homeland. 'They moulded the person I am today,' Joelle said after receiving the inaugural [...]

Cookery scholarship recipient inspired by teacher

November 25th, 2019|

The Cookery Teachers Association Scholarship, has provided me with financial security, to focus on my university studies. This scholarship has allowed me to pay for all my textbooks, extra equipment, subject costs and a laptop. [...]

Young carer committed to helping his community

July 30th, 2019|

John has been caring for his mum since he was five years old. As an only child, he has helped his mum with medications, doctors’ appointments and general home duties. “Mum suffers from a long-term [...]

Anthony on his way to become a Food Tech teacher

January 14th, 2019|

Anthony is a hard-working, focussed young man. At Westfield Sports High, his favourite subject was Food Technology, topping his school year in this subject. In year 9 he decided he wanted to be a Food [...]

Ain’t no mountain high enough

May 24th, 2018|

Former Sydney Secondary College student Zarni Tun was one of more than 230 NSW students to receive a scholarship from the Public Education Foundation. More than 230 NSW students on Monday received scholarships valued at [...]

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