Student Education Trust (SET) supports parents to meet their child’s education and development needs from birth to graduation. SET encourages parents to think about their children’s educational needs early on in their lives.

Setting up the Future Generation

Incredible achievement by parents and carers in Cape York, who have contributed this money to our next generations educational needs. Students Education Trust is a Welfare Reform initiative and operates out of our O-Hubs in Aurukun, Coen, Hope Vale and Mossman Gorge.

Elliarna and Ethan Gibson get their White Card

Elliarna and Ethan Gibson looking the part after completing their Construction Safety Course and gaining a White Card at Pro Lift in Mossman Gorge. Well done, great upskilling!! Elliarna and Ethan were able to cover the costs for their training through their Student...

On the Road to Success

Zion and Kenneth from Mossman Gorge, both recently studied and sat for their Learners Driving tests. Both of these young men were lucky to have their Nan set up Student Education Trusts when they were just 6 years old. Their loved ones have been putting money in their...

The Best Start

On August 18, the Hope Vale O-Hub hosted the quarterly SET (Student Education Trust) Fair. The Fair offers a range of options for educational games, school stationery and lunch supplies, backpacks and shoes, which SET donors can purchase using...

Hope Vale Set Fair

On August 18, the Hope Vale O-Hub hosted the quarterly SET (Student Education Trust) Fair. The Fair offers a range of options for educational games, school stationery and lunch supplies, backpacks and shoes, which SET donors can purchase using...

Investing in her Grandchildren

For many years Jean was dedicated to contributing money to her grandson's education. As he is no longer attending school Jean has made the smart decision to transfer funds to her granddaughters SETs account as she will soon be off to High School. This will...

Big Future

Laish Salam attended QISSRL Confraternity Carnival in Charters Towers playing 5 days of Rugby League with over 1000 boys playing in the carnival. The QISSRL Confraternity Carnival is held yearly and is now the biggest carnival of its type in Australia. Laish currently...

Setting up Futures

Since 2009 Gladys has been committed to contributing to Student Education Trust for her own son, her granddaughter and cousin. Gladys has had the knowledge that if and when she needed to pay for school fees or uniforms the money was available when needed. Having role...

Great Educational Items for Students

The CYAAA in conjunction with CYP in Hope Vale held the Education Day and SETS Fair in the school grounds providing educational resources for learning and scholastic books. The school grounds has become a central location to maximise parent...

Sorting the Paperwork

Living remote comes with challenges. Getting prepared for boarding school and collecting the relevant ID required for applications can be an added barrier for families. With the support of MPower staff and having SET accounts, Flora knew that arranging an online...

    Engage parent in child’s education

    Reduce parent’s financial stress

    Child is school ready

    Improved school participation and outcomes for the child

The Student Education Trust (SET) promotes the value and importance of education by:

  • enabling and encouraging parents, carers, kin and others to regularly set aside money to pay for their children’s educational needs.
  • assisting SET donors to purchase educational items for their children.
Click the brochure to learn more about how SET can help you support your child’s education.