The George Alexander Foundation

Planting Seeds of Opportunity

Our Programs

Scholarships

Our scholarships offer access to the opportunity of education, assisting promising students to fulfil their potential. We partner with higher education institutions across Australia to offer substantial scholarships that recognise talent, leadership potential and commitment to the community.

66
New scholars in 2015
500+
Total scholars supported
$11m
Total commitments
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Fellowships & Other Education

Through our Fellowships and Other Education program, the Foundation currently supports fellowships through The International Specialised Skills Institute, and places for secondary students in the Earthwatch Student Challenge program.

$170K
Fellowships/education grants paid 2014-15
200+
Total fellowships supported
$1.35m
Total commitments
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GAF Stories

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Caitlin

Earthwatch Institute

'I would love to see this program run into the future as I know, for me, it was a week I will never forget and am...

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Jon

RMIT University

A recent speech given by Jon Allemand at the 2016 RMIT Scholarship Awards Ceremony perfectly sums up the opportunities provided by a scholarship.

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Jemma

The Gordon Institute

Receiving this scholarship has literally changed my life!! In more ways that I can express.  

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Josette

Murdoch University

It is a brilliant vision to support rural and remote students, and in my opinion, some of the most dedicated and passionate students are located in remote...

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The George Alexander Foundation

It's finally here...issue #1 of Campus out now!

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The George Alexander Foundation is proud to support a range of fellowship opportunities for vocational students and post-graduates via the Internation...

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Special thanks the George Alexander Foundation

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Instagram photo by George Alexander • Jun 23, 2016 at 4:44am UTC

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What do dodging chunks of molten lava have to do with scholarships? Just ask Jon...

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George's tips for exam time

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Donate The scholars and fellows supported through the GAF-funded programs are committed to their studies, to giving back to the community and to doing their utmost to uphold the investment that has been made in them. If you would like to invest in the education of some talented and dedicated young Australians, please make a tax-deductible donation online by clicking on Donate or contact us on 03 9650 3188 for other options.

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