The Shore Foundation is committed to Shore’s continual development as one of Australia's leading independent schools. By supporting our programmes with a gift, you will open the doors of learning and opportunity for generations of young men at Shore, securing a strong future for our School.





Here’s to the Shore boy who manfully fought
In all that he did, at his work, in his sport:
May he cherish the values the School has sought – 
Tradit Lampada Vitai

                                          The School Song

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1.  Shore's Physical Development

The Shore Foundation Building Trust assists with funding for new buildings and major renovations.

Shore is about to start construction on the new Shore Physical Education Centre. This exciting new building will see the School's vision for a 'multi-purpose academic and sports facility' achieved.

Donations are tax deductible - Please click HERE to DONATE NOW

Or download the Shore Physical Education Pledge form HERE and email to

Shore Hong Kong Fund

If you are based in Hong Kong, you may use the Shore Foundation Hong Kong Fund as a way to contribute to Shore and receive a tax deductible benefit in your home country. For details, please click HERE.

Shore Physical Education Centre Video 2018


2.  Scholarships and Bursaries

The Shore Foundation Scholarships Trust currently supports 49 boys on scholarships and bursaries.
In 2016/17 the Foundation supported 49 boys on scholarships and bursaries, a financial commitment of $1.1m.

Shore Foundation Indigenous Scholarships  8 boys
Merewhether Scholarship  4 boys
Hawkins Scholarship  5 boys
James Family Bursary  1 boy
“Herd” Bursary  2 boys
Open Scholarship #1  2 boys
Open Scholarship #2  2 boys
Senior Scholarship  2 boys
Peter Blaxland Scholarship  7 boys
KG Smith Scholarship  5 boys
RAI Grant Music Scholarship  5 boys
Organ Scholarship  2 boys
Peter Conway Scholarship  3 boys
Sir Vernon Hadden Treatt Bursary  1 boy

Total 49 Boys

Click HERE to view the Headmaster’s Scholarship and Bursary Appeal brochure.

Donations are tax deductible - click HERE to DONATE NOW


3. Shore Foundation Educational Trust 

The Shore Foundation Educational Trust provides funds for projects such as the purchase of equipment, attracting specialist staff, awarding scholarships and bursaries, and enhancement to the academic and teaching programmes not covered by tuition fees.

The Learning Support Programme remains a key focus, currently supporting five teachers' aides helping 130 boys with learning difficulties. This vital programme equips students with the skills they need to succeed beyond the classroom.

Donations are NOT tax deductible - please click HERE to DONATE NOW


4. Shore Foundation Museum Trust

The Shore Foundation Museum Trust was established in 2004 to maintain and preserve the records and history of Shore for future generations. The Bob Gowing Museum and Shore Archives supports old boys and families in their research of local and family history, as well as supporting students with their research projects.

We need your help to preserve Shore's heritage for future generations.

Donations are tax deductible - please click HERE to DONATE NOW

For more information please visit Shore Archives HERE


5. All Sports Fellowship 

The All Sports Fellowship is dedicated to the professional development of Shore coaching staff across all sports and grades, for all boys.

To date the following sports have been funded via the All Sports Fellowship - Athletics, Basketball, Cricket, Football, Rowing, Rugby and Strength and Conditioning. In total over $80,000 has been spent, supporting over fifty nine coaches.

Should you wish to donate to make a tax deductible donation please click HERE to the Australian Sports Foundation site.