The Association of Graduates in Early Childhood Studies (AGECS) has always had a philanthropic focus. With the proceeds from the land sales, the Association established a philanthropic trust that distributes funds to projects associated with early childhood education and care. To Apply: Grants are available through our charitable trust. The Foundation of Graduates in Early Childhood Studies distributes funds for different kinds of projects:
The Association of Graduates in Early Childhood Studies (AGECS) entrusts the management of The Foundation to a Board of Trustees working under a charter to guide their deliberations. The Foundation distributes money through the Forest Hill Fund and the Warrawong Fund. The Charitable Trust has a separate website. For details of past and upcoming grants, see links below.
For more information and to apply go to the The Foundation of Graduates in Early Childhood Studies website.