The Sphinx Foundation

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The Sphinx Foundation is an avenue by which current Perth Modern students from families that are struggling financially or for other reasons, can be helped in material ways, and also many sponsored awards are made to Year 10 students who have done exceptionally well in a subject area – the money enabling books or other resources to be bought, or a conference or foreign languages tour to be attended. Teacher and administration staff are directly involved in letting students know what assistance is available.

The Sphinx Scholarship Fund commenced in 2008 and with wonderful support from alumni, supporters, and the corporate sector, combined with astute investments, its total assets reached $1.5M at the end of 2023.

Since its launch, the Sphinx Scholarship Fund has enabled the lifetime award of a remarkable total of 550 Sphinx Scholarships and Bursaries, the total value of which has reached a sum of $675,000.

View further information about the list of Sphinx Scholarships that are available and naming opportunities