News And Media
The generation to change our nation
In a year with unique challenges, we are especially proud to be partnered with Future Generation Australia, which recognises the impact AIEF Scholarship Students and Alumni are having on their families, their communities and ultimately the nation.
Tue 1 Dec 2020
Voice of change hits our screens
AIEF Scholarship Student Kirrah Stothers (Seymour College, Adelaide) features in the NT News about her appearance in the Sky News Changing Our Nation documentary.
Tue 1 Dec 2020
Bush medicine: Inspirational Indigenous brothers are future doctors
AIEF Graduate Injarra and his older brother AIEF Tertiary Scholar Unngoorra Harbour (St Joseph's Nudgee College) talk to The Australian about their aspirations to study medicine and give back to remote communities.
Mon 30 Nov 2020
Trailblazers of tomorrow
AIEF Scholarship Graduate Lailah Prince (St Catherine’s School, 2020) appears in the December 2020 issue of the Qantas Magazine.
Qantas Frequent Flyer has partnered with AIEF to support life-changing scholarships for young Indigenous students. People are now able to donate to AIEF using Qantas Points at the Qantas Rewards Store.
Fri 27 Nov 2020
AIEF and Sky News Australia announce an inspirational new documentary
Premiering Thursday, 10 December 2020 at 7:00pm AEDT, Changing Our Nation follows the lives of Australia’s brightest young Indigenous trailblazers, celebrating the power of education and the ripple effect it has on our lives, our communities and our nation.
Tue 24 Nov 2020
NSW State Budget: scholarship funds for Indigenous students
Indigenous students will benefit from $8 million in new funds for the AIEF Scholarship Program in the upcoming NSW State budget.
Mon 16 Nov 2020
It is with great sadness that the Australian Indigenous Education Foundation (AIEF) informs our community of the death of AIEF Co-Founder and Ambassador Tom Drake-Brockman.
Thu 5 Nov 2020
Sancia's star on the rise with award
AIEF Scholarship Student Sancia (Year 12, The Armidale School) features in an article in The Coffs Coast Advocate after receiving the Dame Marie Bashir Peace Award for her outstanding contribution to peace and harmony within the wider community.
Wed 21 Oct 2020
Brave mates step up
Toby Vue and Brendan Radke
AIEF Scholarship Student Leroy Kelly (Year 12, St Augustine’s College) and his friend Eshton talk to The Cairns Post about recieving the District Officer’s Certificate of Appreciation for their bravery during an armed robbery in Cairns.
Tue 20 Oct 2020
South32 supporting Indigenous schooling
AIEF and South32 partnership launch featured in the Australasian Mine Safety Journal.
Thu 1 Oct 2020
South32 partners with AIEF to bolster Indigenous education prospects
AIEF and South32 partnership launch featured in an article in The Examiner Tasmania.
Tue 22 Sep 2020
South32 partners with AIEF for Indigenous education
AIEF Alum Matthew Chard (Cranbrook 2015) features in an article in the Illawara Mercury about the launch of AIEF's partnership with South32.
Mon 21 Sep 2020