News And Media
A trusted mentor
Meet AIEF Scholarship Student Vivica and her mentor Linnae, a case study in the AIEF 2018 Annual Report.
Fri 10 May 2019
Scholarships offer new path
AIEF Alumni Jamika Shillingsworth and Frances Blackman speak to The Australian about their journeys from the remote community of Charleville to completing Year 12 at Ipswich Girls' Grammar School.
Thu 9 May 2019
He was told he was a nobody. Isaiah grew up to become somebody
St Gregory's College Campbelltown Alum Isaiah Dawe launches ID. Know Yourself mentoring program for Indigenous youth in foster care.
Thu 18 Apr 2019
Giving back via indigenous policy
AIEF Alum Jerome Pang (Marist College Ashgrove, 2013) speaks to The Australian about giving back to his community and dedicating his future career to Indigenous policy.
Thu 14 Feb 2019
Students' role model shows what's possible
AIEF Alum James Widders-Leece speaks to The Australian about his role in supporting young Indigenous students at Knox Grammar School, where he completed Year 12 in 2014.
Mon 11 Feb 2019
Indigenous fund breaks barriers
The first Indigenous Head Girl at Pymble Ladies' College, Onyi Nwamadi speaks to The Australian about opportunities she has received through her AIEF Scholarship.
Sat 8 Dec 2018
Spreading the festive cheer!
The Australian Indigenous Education Foundation (AIEF) has been selected as one of two Australian Parliament House Giving Tree charities for 2018.
Mon 26 Nov 2018
A leader for the future
AIEF Alum and Tertiary Scholar Jola Cumming was proud to deliver the Acknowledgement of Country at the Future Women 'Off the Record' event.
Tue 30 Oct 2018
AIEF Scholarship Student wins prestigious writing competition
Sancia Ridgeway, a Year 10 student at The Armidale School, was recently announced the overall winner of Western Sydney University’s Whitlam Institute What Matters? Writing Competition.
Wed 17 Oct 2018
First people put MPs on notice to lift their game in parliament
AIEF Scholarship Student Elyssa Clark speaks to The Australian about meeting Prime Minister Scott Morrison during her participation in the Work Exposure in Government (WEX) Programme.
Mon 17 Sep 2018
FGX donations to AIEF more than double since 2015
Australian Indigenous Education Foundation (AIEF), is a beneficiary of a total $4.3 million donation by the Future Generation Investment Company (FGX) to Australian charities for the 2018 financial year.
Thu 1 Nov 2018
A message of Indigenous hope
An editorial from The Australian on how education sets up a virtuous cycle for remote communities
Fri 7 Sep 2018