The ages of 15 – 17 have been identified as the critical junction point in continuing education decisions, which is the strongest leading indicator of future employment success.
Since 2008, Australia’s leading oil and gas producer, Santos, has been the major partner of the Santos Aboriginal Power Cup – Port Adelaide’s flagship, industry-leading, program for Aboriginal students in years 10 – 12.
The partnership with Port Adelaide supports young Aboriginal students to reach their full potential via the universal power of sport to engage youth.
The Port Adelaide Football Club and Santos have partnered together for over 10 years
Over 4,000 students
The program has seen over 4,000 Indigenous students compete in the Santos Aboriginal Power Cup
Students must attend 80% of classes to participate
A key element of the Santos Aboriginal Power Cup is the Career Expo held at the carnival to directly connect students with a range of future employers and better education providers