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Exclusive: 'Beyond just school-business partnerships'

(By Brett Henebery) The Educator

A recent report revealed that the difference between children’s career aspirations from age seven to 17 are limited, and too often based on socio-economic background and influenced by TV, film and radio. https://www.theeducatoronline.com/au/news/exclusive-beyond-just-schoolbusiness-partnerships/249536

For information on the Australian program "Inspiring the Future" referred to in this article, see the website: https://www.inspiringthefuture.org.au/page/homepage

Schools Plus

Schools Plus was formed to break down the barriers between schools and donors. It exists to improve the education outcomes of Australian students in need by providing opportunities that make a real difference to their education and their lives. https://www.schoolsplus.org.au/

Grant Connect - the Australian Government's grants information system

GrantConnect, the whole-of-government grants information, provides a central point to discover all Commonwealth grant opportunities. Organisations can search on GrantConnect at https://www.grants.gov.au/ to find out about current and upcoming opportunities.

Why grants can't be taken for granted

Grants cannot be taken for granted, yet 38 per cent of grant seekers in Australia fail to meet application deadlines. https://thirdsector.com.au/why-grants-cant-be-taken-for-granted/

Country Education Foundation Scholarships guide

The Country Education Foundation (CEF) has compiled its annual scholarships guide that includes hundreds of grants available to students from universities across Australia. The scholarships available range from one-off $500 grants, through to those that are worth thousands of dollars over several years. See the guide here https://cef.org.au/student-support/search-for-scholarships/ Grants are also available through the Foundation, see the website for more information https://cef.org.au/apply-for-a-grant/