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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.
Laura Taylor isn’t worried boys outnumber her four to one in her engineering classes at Australian National University. I’m used to being in the minority in my preferred subjects. And when I talk to other girls who are doing engineering we all agree that it makes us more determined to do well because of that […] Read More ⇒
Country Education Foundation of Australia Limited Annual General Meeting 2016 Union Bank, Cnr Sale and Byng Streets, Orange NSW 2800 Monday 14th November 2016 11.30am -12.00am (with scheduled board meeting to follow immediately after) AGENDA 1. Apologies 2. Minutes of 2015 Annual General Meeting 3. Chairman’s Report 4. Chief Executive Officer’s Report […] Read More ⇒
Scholarships helping rural students complete further education CAROLYN EXTON, The Weekly Times October 17, 2016 12:00am WHEN you have grown up in a country town, it takes guts to leave your home to follow your dreams in the big city. It also takes financial support. There are tuition fees, books, rent, bills, public transport […] 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."