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Indigenous scholars want to give back to community

AIEF Scholarship Students Vivica, Maria and Sarah from Loreto Normanhurst talk to The Weekend Australian about their aspirations for future study and giving back to their communities.

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AIEF-BHP Tertiary Scholar in The Australian

AIEF-BHP Tertiary Scholar Wyatt Cook-Revell discusses how he developed his passion for law in an opinion piece in The Australian.

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AIEF 2019 Annual Report

Read about AIEF's programs, messages from the community and student and alumni achievements in the AIEF 2019 Annual Report.

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AIEF Compendium


An online community where education professionals can share knowledge and collaborate to develop best practices outlined in the AIEF Compendium.

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At AIEF, we believe that the Indigenous situation is a national crisis; and the reason we get out of bed each day is to do something about it. Our approach is to have a hard head, a soft heart and capable hands with everything we do.

Andrew Penfold AM
Executive Director, AIEF


The AIEF Scholarship Program and the AIEF Pathways Program are supported by the Australian Government in collaboration with individual, philanthropic and corporate supporters from the private sector.