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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.
CEF local foundations follow their scholarship and grant students all the way through their education journeys and we just love it when our supported students get in touch and share their student stories… Just a quick update to let you know how the last few months have been… The end of my clinical rotations for […] Read More ⇒
When Charlotte Inwood finished school she knew she wanted to go on to further study. She also knew it was going to cost a lot of money and so Charlotte decided to defer starting her degree and take a gap year to broaden her horizons and build up some savings before settling in to four […] Read More ⇒
We love receiving student stories here at CEF. It reminds us just how important the work we do is. With help from the local CEF in Macleay Valley Chiara Moore is on her way to becoming a nurse. Macleay Valley local foundation founder and volunteer Terry Witchard says that the best part of being involved […] 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."