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The Country Education Foundation provides grants and assistance to disadvantaged rural and regional students. Since 1993 CEF grants have helped over 3500 school leavers access further education, training and careers. Donate to help more students get the education they deserve.
Our CEO, Sarah, will be heading to Shoalhaven next month to speak at the Shoalhaven Women’s Conference. This week she chatted with Power FM about all things CEF. Have a listen: CEF CEO Sarah Taylor on Power FM The Shoalhaven Women’s Conference is on May 5 at the Bomaderry Bowling Club. Find out about the […] Read More ⇒
Country Education Foundation University Survival Guide 2016 Video Each year the Country Education Foundation produces a University Survival Guide to help first year students and their families navigate tertiary study. The guide is full of advice, hints and tips about getting the most out of your university studies. Click through to watch our latest video […] Read More ⇒
A new $2000 scholarship from Kangaroo Island Plantation Timbers has boosted the Country Education Foundation of Kangaroo Island‘s annual grant program to $17 000. The local CEF of Kangaroo Island have been helping students in their region meet the costs of further education primarily through an annual fundraising dinner and auction. Chairman of CEF of […] Read More ⇒
"By supporting the Country Education Foundation (CEF) you will be helping to provide life-changing opportunities for disadvantaged rural students – and supporting rural communities across Australia. The CEF has lifted the lives of many and in the process lifted the fabric of rural and regional communities across the nation."
"I send warm greetings to members of the Country Education Foundation... I am enormously proud of the work you do to encourage the personal growth and career development of students from country areas. You make an invaluable contribution to individual Australians national life."