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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

AIEF Learn It! Live It! and Tertiary Experience Day NSW 2018

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AIEF students in Years 10 and 11 recently took part in a combined Learn It! Live It! Work Readiness Workshop and Tertiary Experience Day in Sydney.

15 Nov 2018

AIEF Learn It! Live It! Work Readiness Workshop Year 11 QLD 2018

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Students from schools in Queensland and Western Australia recently attended the AIEF Learn It, Live It! Work Readiness Workshop for Year 11 students.

17 Oct 2018

AIEF Learn It! Live It! Year 12 Work Readiness Workshop 2018

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Over 60 Year 12 students from Partner Schools across Australia attended the Learn It! Live It! Work Readiness Workshop at the Commonwealth Bank Innovation Lab in Sydney.

7 Sep 2018

AIEF 10th Anniversary Celebration

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A gala event was held in Sydney on 6 September to celebrate AIEF's milestone 10 year anniversary with guests including the Year 12 Class of 2018, teachers and principals from our Partner Schools, AIEF Patrons, Ambassadors, corporate partner representatives, and around 100 of the over 500 AIEF Graduates from all around Australia.

6 Sep 2018

AIEF Year 12 Graduation Ceremony 2018

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For the first time, AIEF Scholarship Students from schools across Australia gathered in Sydney for the AIEF Year 12 Graduation ceremony.

6 Sep 2018

AIEF-Qantas photo exhibit

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These posters on display in the Qantas lounges in Sydney and Canberra highlight the amazing achievements of six of our over 500 AIEF Graduates!

6 Sep 2018

AIEF Alumni Yarn'n Circle 2018

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Over 80 AIEF Alumni and Tertiary Scholarship Students from across the country came together in September at the AIEF Alumni Yarn’n Circle, held ahead of the 10th Anniversary Celebration in Sydney.

5 Sep 2018

The Ireland Funds Australia Brisbane Luncheon 2018

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​AIEF Pathways Advisor and Scholarship Graduate Jemmason Power delivered the Acknowledgement of Country at the annual Ireland Funds Australia Brisbane luncheon.

3 Aug 2018

AIEF-BHP Career Pathways Workshop 2018

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On 20 July AIEF-BHP Tertiary Scholars from across Australia travelled to the BHP Daunia mine in Queensland for the BHP Career Pathways Workshop.

20 Jul 2018

AIEF Year 7-9 Activities 2018

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During Term 2 AIEF held Year 7-9 activities for students in Sydney, Brisbane, Townsville, Armidale and Perth.

29 Jun 2018

AIEF Careers Experience Day QLD 2018

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AIEF Scholarship Students in Years 10, 11 and 12 from Queensland schools attended the inaugural Careers Experience Day on 7 June.

7 Jun 2018

National Reconciliation Week 2018

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AIEF and its Partner Schools mark this year's National Reconciliation Week.

1 Jun 2018

AIEF TERTIARY EXPERIENCE DAY QLD 2018

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Over 40 AIEF Scholarship Students in Years 10, 11 and 12 enjoyed learning about the different pathways to studying at university at the AIEF Tertiary Experience Day in Queensland.

31 May 2018

AIEF Mentor Program Mid Year Activity QLD 2018

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Students and their mentors cooked up a storm at OzHarvest in Brisbane.

16 May 2018

AIEF Mentor Program kicks off for 2018

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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

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​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

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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

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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

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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.