Supporting South Australian ingenuity

Providing prestigious scholarships for high-achieving South Australians

Investing in the future of South Australia

The Playford Memorial Trust supports high-achieving South Australian students working in areas of strategic importance to the State.
This year, the Trust and its partners across industry, government, the education sector and the community will provide around $700,000 in scholarships, internships and awards to university undergraduates, Honours, Masters and PhD students, as well as to students at varying levels of TAFE.
See our brochure.
Watch our videos: Learn about the Playford Trust story and hear from past scholars.


Working collaboratively with partners and donors dramatically increases the reach and value of the Playford Trust’s scholarship, award and internship programs.



We offer…

University scholarships – Undergraduate to PHD | Work experience and industry networking opportunities | TAFE study awards | Financial assistance for regional students studying in Adelaide