Educating for Democracy

CEFA Initiatives

CEFA's school initiatives are helping to improve knowledge, engagement and interest in most areas of democracy for young Australians.

An annual essay competition for Australian citizens and permanent residents who are enrolled in an undergraduate degree. This prestigious competition provides students with the opportunity to be recognised for their academic skill, talent, and research.

Re-creating Australia’s democratic system within schools where students are the central players. Empowering young people to become knowledgeable, responsible, engaged and active citizens.

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