AIEF Mentor Program kicks off for 2018
AIEF welcomed mentor-student pairs to the 2018 program with events in Brisbane, Perth, Sydney and Melbourne in February and March.
3 Apr 2018
Marking 10 years since the National Apology to Australia’s Indigenous peoples
AIEF Alumni Nathan Bassani, Libby Cook-Black, Bernard Kelly and Lowanna Moran were honoured to attend events marking the 10th Anniversary of the National Apology and the release of the 2018 Closing the Gap report in Canberra.
13 Feb 2018
Commemorating the 10th Anniversary of the National Apology in Brisbane
AIEF Alum Latiesha Dunbar was honoured to speak at a commemoration of the 10th Anniversary of the National Apology in Brisbane alongside Indigenous health scholar Shea Spierings.
11 Feb 2018
10th Anniversary of the National Apology Breakfast in Sydney
AIEF Alumni Kygim King (2011, Kincoppal-Rose Bay) and Chris O’Donnell (2012, St Gregory’s College Campbelltown) represented AIEF at an event marking 10 years since the National Apology at NSW Parliament House.
9 Feb 2018
The Australian Competitive Advantage Forum in partnership with BHP
On Thursday 23 November, Wyatt (Class of 2016, current AIEF-BHP Tertiary Scholar), Chris (Class of 2012, HSBC Graduate) and Josh (Class of 2012, Qantas Intern) attended The Australian’s Competitive Advantage Forum, held in partnership with BHP.
23 Nov 2017
2017 AIEF Ambassador Briefing
On 17 November, AIEF Patron David Gonski AC and AIEF Ambassador Ian Narev hosted the annual AIEF Ambassador Briefing in Sydney.
17 Nov 2017
AIEF Year 11 Learn It! Live It! in Sydney 2017
On 27 October, 30 AIEF Scholarship Students from 11 Partner Schools in New South Wales, Victoria and South Australia attended the Year 11 Learn It, Live It! Work Readiness Workshop at KPMG in Sydney.
27 Oct 2017
AIEF Year 12 Graduation Ceremony for QLD Schools 2017
On 20 October 2017 the AIEF Year 12 Graduation ceremony for scholarship students from schools in Queensland was held at Queensland Parliament House in Brisbane.
20 Oct 2017
Ireland Funds Australia Dinner with the President of Ireland
AIEF Scholars Libby and Leon were honoured to perform the Acknowledgement of Country and meet the President of Ireland Michael D. Higgins and Sabina Higgins at a recent event in Sydney.
20 Oct 2017
AIEF Learn It! Live It! Brisbane 2017
Over 18 and 19 October, AIEF held Learn It! Live It! Work Readiness Workshops for Year 11 and Year 12 students in Brisbane. The workshops were hosted by Perpetual at their Brisbane office for 90 students from 15 Partner Schools in Brisbane, Toowoomba, Ipswich, Cairns, Townsville and Perth.
19 Oct 2017
2017 ADF EXERCISE FIRST LOOK
From 12–15 September nine AIEF Scholarship students attended the Australian Defence Force Exercise First Look program at the Army Logistics Training Centre in Albury.
15 Sep 2017
AIEF YEAR 12 GRADUATION CEREMONY NSW, VIC, WA SCHOOLS 2017
On 1 September 2017 the AIEF Year 12 Graduation ceremony for scholarship students from schools in NSW, VIC and WA was held at the Museum of Contemporary Art in Sydney.
1 Sep 2017
AIEF Year 12 Learn It! Live It! in Sydney
On 31 August 27 AIEF Scholarship Students from 12 Partner Schools in NSW, VIC and WA attended the Year 12 Learn It, Live It! Work Readiness Workshop at KPMG in Sydney.
31 Aug 2017
2017 Year 7-9 Activities
During Term 2 AIEF held Year 7-9 activities for students in Cairns, Townsville, Perth and Armidale.
10 Jul 2017
AIEF Mentor Program events
The 2017 Mentor Program kicked off with events in Brisbane, Cairns, Perth and Sydney
10 Jul 2017
AIEF Tertiary Experience Days 2017
In June, Year 11 and 12 AIEF students from NSW and QLD took part in AIEF Tertiary Experience Days, visiting university campuses in Sydney and Brisbane.
14 Jun 2017
AIEF 2017 Alumni Yarn’n Circle
On 17 May 2017, 14 AIEF Alumni and Tertiary Scholars from around the country attended the third annual Alumni Yarn’n Circle in Sydney.
26 May 2017
AIEF 2016 ANNUAL REPORT LAUNCH
On 17 May over 180 guests including students, alumni and representatives of schools, business and media gathered to celebrate the launch of the 2016 AIEF Annual Report at the Sydney office of AIEF Corporate Partner KPMG
17 May 2017
2017 WEX Program in Canberra
From 27 to 31 March, AIEF students in Years 11 and 12 travelled to Canberra for the Work Experience in Government (WEX) Program, which aims to provide Indigenous students with hands on experience and information about job opportunities and career pathways in the Australian Government.
5 Apr 2017
Anniversary of the National Apology 2017
Graduates Mitchell Heritage and Carlie Smart attended a reception for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander professionals at Parliament House.
14 Feb 2017