WHAT IS THE SPHINX FOUNDATION?
The Sphinx Foundation Inc. is an integral part of the Perth Modernian Society with the primary object of "the advancement of education for the benefit of the community as a whole." It is run by a Board of Directors.
"In undertaking its primary object, the Foundation must have regard to the educational principles and practices of Perth Modern School from its inception to the present and which may guide the School in the future."
Here is the Constitution What can it do?
Fund management, fund development and administration
attract and encourage bequests, donations and gifts
undertake fundraising activities
acquire books, works of art, educational equipment and teaching aids
make available any property of the Foundation
establish or maintain trusts or funds
document and make available the educational principles and practices of the School as a resource for the community at large and in particular for educators, students, parents and other decision makers
advance the education, learning and knowledge of students attending the school
undertake research and collect, analyse and classify data and information in relation to the School
publish and disseminate by any means the results of the research or the data and information so collected
provide, preserve, maintain and develop the standards and facilities of the School, whether directly or indirectly
provide scholarships and bursaries to students to assist or enable the students to be educated at Perth Modern School
make grants for education or research scholarships, endowments or fellowships for research scholars, educators or administrators
encourage visits from overseas specialists
Click for here Scholarship Fund information.
Click here for Scholarships Available. Current Projects
Sale of publication: "Perth Modern School: the History and the Heritage"
Portal : www.perthmoderniansociety.org.au
Historical and Museum Collection computer project
2010-11 Directors, Sphinx Foundation Inc.
Principal (ex officio)
How can you help?
Donate or make a bequest
Postal Address: Sphinx Foundation Inc., PO Box 1349, West Perth, WA
Telephone: (08) 9487 1192 Fascimile: (08) 9380 0550