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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 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 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

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

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

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! 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! 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

AIEF attends Garma 2018

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AIEF and guests attend the Garma Festival, hosted by the Yothu Yindi Foundation in Gulkula in northeast Arnhem Land from 2 to 7 August 2018.

7 Aug 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

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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.