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AIEF Mentor Program End of Year Events 2019

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As another exciting year of the AIEF Mentor Program draws to a close, mentor pairs attended various events held across Australia.

13 Nov 2019

AIEF Year 11 Learn It! Live It! Work Readiness Workshop Brisbane 2019

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AIEF recently held the Year 11 Learn It! Live It! Work Readiness Workshop in Brisbane for students from our Partner Schools in Queensland and Western Australia.

16 Oct 2019

AIEF Year 12 Learn It! Live It! Work Readiness Workshop 2019

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On 20 August AIEF Scholarship Students from Partner Schools across Australia attended the Year 12 Learn It! Live It! Work Readiness Workshop at Commonwealth Bank in Sydney.

20 Aug 2019

AIEF Class of 2019 Graduation Ceremony and Celebration

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AIEF celebrated the Class of 2019 Year 12 Graduation with an event in Sydney hosted by Qantas. AIEF Scholarship Students from Partner Schools across Australia gathered to celebrate their achievements in front of an audience of their peers, teachers, AIEF Mentors, AIEF Ambassadors and Board Members, representatives of AIEF Corporate Partners and founding members of the AIEF Nation Changers Syndicate.

19 Aug 2019

AIEF Attends Garma Festival 2019

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AIEF were proud to attend the Garma Festival in north-east Arnhem Land hosted by the Yothu Yindi Foundation. AIEF Deputy CEO Renée Coffey and AIEF Alum Sarah Treacy (Loreto Normanhurst, 2012) hosted a group at the festival which included AIEF supporters, Corporate Partners, guests and family.

2 Aug 2019

AIEF-BHP Tertiary Scholars Career Pathways Workshop

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AIEF Corporate Partner BHP recently hosted the Career Pathways Workshop in Brisbane for AIEF-BHP Tertiary Scholars. Students explored career options within the mining industry and saw the work BHP undertakes in their home communities.

19 Jul 2019

The Australian Competitive Advantage Forum In Partnership with BHP

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AIEF Alumni Biama Nona and Mitchell Heritage were proud to represent AIEF at The Australian’s Competitive Advantage Forum: The Transformers, held in partnership with BHP.

4 Jul 2019

AIEF Mentor Program Mid-Year Activities

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The AIEF Mentor Program held induction days for new pairs and mid-year activities in Brisbane, Perth and Sydney throughout May.

25 Jun 2019

AIEF Tertiary Experience Day NSW 2019

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Over 20 AIEF Scholarship Students in Years 10, 11 and 12 spent the day exploring the University of Technology, Sydney and Ultimo TAFE at the AIEF Tertiary Experience Day in Sydney on Friday 24 May.

24 May 2019

AIEF-BHP Careers Experience Day WA 2019

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AIEF-BHP Scholarship Students in Years 10, 11 and 12 from schools in WA learned about different pathways to employment at BHP at the Careers Experience Day in Perth.

23 May 2019

AIEF Careers Experience Day QLD 2019

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​AIEF Scholarship Students in Years 10, 11 and 12 from QLD schools enjoyed learning about different types of employment at the Careers Experience Day in Brisbane.

15 May 2019

AIEF Tertiary Experience Day QLD 2019

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Over 40 AIEF Scholarship Students in Years 10, 11 and 12 spent the day exploring the Queensland University of Technology and TAFE Queensland at the AIEF Tertiary Experience Day in Brisbane.

14 May 2019

AIEF Ambassador Briefing 2019

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On Thursday 9 May, AIEF Patron David Gonski AC and AIEF Ambassador and AIEF Ambassador Matt Comyn hosted the annual AIEF Ambassador Briefing at the Commonwealth Bank in Sydney, culminating in the launch of the AIEF 2018 Annual Report with AIEF Patron Professor the Honourable Dame Marie Bashir AD CVO.

9 May 2019

Year 7 and 8 Workshops

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AIEF Scholarship Students learned about the role of AIEF in their boarding school journey and connected with students in different year groups at the Year 7 and 8 workshops held in 2019.

28 Mar 2019

Year 9 and 10 Workshops

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AIEF Scholarship Students in Year 9 and Year 10 learned about different factors shaping the future of employment in Australia as part of workshops held in 2019.

28 Mar 2019

AIEF Mentor Program Kicks Off for 2019

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​The AIEF Mentor Program is underway for 2019 with induction days for new pairs and group events held in Brisbane, Perth, Sydney, Melbourne and Cairns throughout February and March.

15 Mar 2019

Committee for Sydney End of Year Event 2018

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​AIEF Tertiary Scholar Mikasa Donald was honoured to deliver the Acknowledgement of Country at the Committee for Sydney’s end of year event on 13 December.

13 Dec 2018

The Ireland Funds Australia Sydney Garden Party 2018

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AIEF Alumni Paula-Rose Bassett and Lochlan Crossley were honoured to deliver the Acknowledgement of Country at The Ireland Funds Australia Garden Party.

25 Nov 2018

AIEF Mentor Program End of Year Events 2018

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The AIEF Mentor Program concluded for the year with group events in Perth, Cairns, Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney.

27 Nov 2018

AIEF Year 7-9 Activities 2018

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During Term 4 AIEF held Year 7-9 activities for students in Queensland, Victoria, NSW, SA and WA. In Brisbane, an afternoon of activities was generously hosted by AFL Queensland​ while students in other cities took part in art activities, trivia quizzes and team building games including human bingo!

22 Nov 2018

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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.