AIEF CEO Andrew Penfold appointed a Member of the Order of Australia
AIEF CEO Andrew Penfold was appointed a Member of the Order of Australia “for significant service to the Indigenous community, particularly through the provision of educational programs for students”.
30 Apr 2014
AIEF Alumni Connect in Sydney and Brisbane
On 21 and 28 March 2014 AIEF Alumni from QLD and NSW attended the inaugural AIEF Alumni Connect events in Brisbane and Sydney.
28 Mar 2014
AIEF students travel to Canberra
The joint winners of AIEF’s “If I were Prime Minister…” competition, AIEF scholars Jerome and Riarna, travelled to Canberra to meet the Prime Minister, the Leader of the Opposition and senior politicians from both sides of the house.
6 Mar 2014
AIEF Mentor Program underway in 2014
The AIEF Mentor Program has started 2014 with events for new and continuing pairs in Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne and for the first time, Cairns.
25 Feb 2014
NSW Mentor Induction Day
30 students from AIEF Partner Schools were introduced to their new mentors at the NSW Mentor Induction Day, held at Knox Grammar School.
16 Feb 2014
Mentor Program Activity WA
Participants in the AIEF Mentor Program in Western Australian took part in an end of year group activity in Perth.
18 Nov 2013
BHP BILLITON INVESTS FURTHER WITH AIEF
On 18 October 2013 AIEF’s Corporate Partner BHP Billiton announced a further $10 million investment in AIEF’s Scholarship Program at a breakfast in Perth.
18 Oct 2013
QLD Mentor Program End of Year Activity
Participants of the AIEF Mentor Program in Brisbane celebrated another successful year at the Program’s end of year event.
24 Oct 2013
2013 AIEF Graduation Lunch QLD
32 Year 12 AIEF Scholarship Students, staff from AIEF Partner Schools, several AIEF alumni and AIEF representatives gathered for the AIEF Graduation Lunch in Brisbane.
20 Oct 2013
Site Visit at Leighton Contractors
Students from St Peter's Lutheran College took part in a site visit at Leighton Contractors in Brisbane with two mentors from KPMG and Leighton Contractors.
13 Oct 2013
AIEF Outward Bound Experience
12 AIEF students attended the AIEF-Outward Bound Experience through the wilderness of Namadgi National Park, supported by AIEF’s and Outward Bound’s corporate partner, The Trust Company.
27 Sep 2013
AIEF Mentor Program launches in Western Australia
The AIEF Mentor Program commenced in Western Australia with an Induction Day in Perth at AIEF Partner School Aquinas College.
15 Sep 2013
AIEF Graduation Lunch NSW and WA
Year 12 AIEF Scholarship Students from seven AIEF Partner Schools in NSW and WA gathered for an AIEF Graduation Lunch in Sydney’s Woolloomooloo.
8 Sep 2013
AIEF Mentor Program Activity
AIEF Scholarship Students from St Gregory’s College, Campbelltown and their mentors from AIEF Corporate Partner CLSA enjoyed a day paddling in Sydney Harbour.
25 Aug 2013
AIEF Tertiary Experience Day QLD
The AIEF Tertiary Experience Day provides students with contact points at universities and colleges and insights into the university experience.
21 Aug 2013
AIEF Tertiary Experience Day NSW
The AIEF Tertiary Experience Day provides students with information about studying at university and allows them to explore the different universities and residential colleges.
20 Aug 2013
AIEF-BHP Billiton Tertiary Vacation Work Session
AIEF-BHP Billiton Tertiary Scholarship holders took part in the BHP Billiton Tertiary Scholars Vacation Work Session.
16 Aug 2013
Experience Visit at BHP Billiton
11 students from AIEF Partner Schools Trinity College, Wesley College, La Salle College and Aquinas College participated in an Experience Visit at BHP Billiton in Perth.
15 Aug 2013
AIEF Work Readiness Program QLD
30 Year 12 students attended the AIEF Work Readiness Program at Leighton Contractors in Brisbane.
31 Jul 2013
Learn Earn Legend! Work Exposure in Government Program
AIEF students joined other Indigenous students from across Australia in Canberra to participate in the fourth Learn Earn Legend! Work Exposure in Government Program.
21 Jun 2013