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AIEF-BHP Tertiary Scholarship Graduates continue to Think Big

Five AIEF-BHP Tertiary Scholars have recently graduated from university, bringing the total number of AIEF-BHP Tertiary Graduates to 21 to date.

Changing Our Nation

Sky News Australia follows a group of AIEF Scholarship Students in the one-hour special documentary Changing Our Nation.

Improving health will improve Indigenous lives

AIEF Graduate Injarra Harbour (St Joseph's Nudgee College) discusses his aspirations to study medicine and close the life expectancy gap in Indigenous communities in an opinion piece in The Daily Telegraph.

Making waves: Decision time for AFL's newest draft buddy

AIEF Graduate and emerging football star Jamarra Ugle-Hagan (Scotch College, Melbourne) features on the front page of The Australian ahead of the 2020 AFL national draft pick.

Winton 'trailblazer' features in Sky News documentary

AIEF Graduate Injarra (St Joseph's Nudgee College) talks to The Longreach Leader about discussing his goals and dreams in the Sky News Changing Our Nation documentary.

Education drives Kirrah’s dream

Kirrah Stothers has gone from an outback town in the Northern Territory to boarding at Seymour College in Adelaide. She shares her advice for students dealing with their own challenges at school in the Kids News Q&A.

Q&A with Yvonne Sampson

Yvonne Sampson talks with The Weekend Australian Magazine about hosting the Sky News Australia documentary Changing Our Nation.

Educating Australia about Indigenous potential

AIEF Scholarship Student Aspen Moore from Pymble Ladies' College appears in the News Corp Australia Network coverage about the premiere of the Sky News documentary Changing Our Nation.

Kids get chance to be Australia's first Indigenous PM

AIEF Scholarship Students Injarra Harbour, Amelya and Lilly See Kee, Aspen Moore and Kirrah Stothers feature in News Corp Australia Network coverage about the premiere of the Sky News documentary Changing Our Nation. This article appeared on and in The Courier Mail, The Daily Telegraph, The NT News, Townsville Bulletin, Perth Now and Weekly Times.

Documentary to feature See Kee sisters

AIEF Scholarship Students and sisters Amelya and Lilly (St Monica's College, Cairns) feature in the Cape and Torres News about their career aspirations and their role in the Sky News Australia documentary Changing Our Nation.

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.

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.

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As part of the AIEF Scholarship Program, Indigenous youth – whose enduring cultures have nurtured this continent for tens of thousands of years – become beneficiaries of an education that will stand them in good stead in whatever future endeavours they choose.

Professor The Hon Dame Marie Bashir AD CVO
Patron, 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.