The Charlie Perkins scholarship provides an opportunity for two talented Indigenous Australians to undertake postgraduate study at the University of Oxford or the University of Cambridge.
Warumungu man Ethan Taylor, from Melbourne University’s Trinity College, is the recipient of a Charlie Perkins scholarship in 2022.
Madalah is the largest Indigenous scholarship provider in WA, supporting over 400 Indigenous students in 23 partner schools. The team talk about their work in supporting and advocating for their students and helping bridge the gap between the families, remote communities and the schools.
Renee provides information about the Australian Indigenous Education Foundation, their boarding scholarship program for Indigenous students and the Pathways program which provides career support for Indigenous students.
Online newspaper article based on The Australian Indigenous Education Foundation (AIEF) annual report which revealed that 20 per cent of its Year 12 graduates either got a job in their home community or used it as a base to continue their studies.