Showing 16 testimonials

As a recent Psychology graduate, the internship was my first foray into the professional world and the Indigenous sector. As an Aboriginal woman the opportunity...


Sector/s:
Aboriginal Legal Services
Steam/s:
Health Science
Location/s:
Bourke
Moree
Mossman Mt Druitt
Sydney
Host org:
Just Reinvest NSW (JRNSW)

I was fortunate to have an opportunity to undertake an internship with Watto Purrunna Aboriginal Primary Health Care Service. The practical hands on tasks I un...


Sector/s:
Health/Medical Services
Steam/s:
Health Science
Social Science
Location/s:
Adelaide
Host org:
Watto Purrunna Aboriginal Primary Health Care Service (WATTO)

Interning for the Registrations and Collections teams provided practical work experience to complement my degree. I got to work with colleagues responsible for ...


Sector/s:
Arts and Culture
Steam/s:
Social Science
Location/s:
Melbourne
Host org:
Australian Centre of Moving Image (ACMI)

I wanted to gain practical experience through interning with an Indigenous-led organisation that focused on environmental management. I was seeking to deepen my...


Sector/s:
Environment/Heritage
Steam/s:
Social Science
Location/s:
Darwin
Host org:
North Australian Indigenous Land and Sea Management Alliance Ltd (NAILSMA)

My time at SAHMRI was truly a rewarding and enjoyable experience. My favourite aspect of the internship was that my supervisor shaped my weeks around what I wa...


Sector/s:
Health/Medical Services
Steam/s:
Health Science
Location/s:
Adelaide
Host org:
South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI)

Zac

This was an amazing learning curve as I was encouraged to step-up to the level of an industry-standard sound designer. It granted me the opportunity to develop ...


Sector/s:
Arts and Culture
Steam/s:
Social Science
Location/s:
Sydney
Host org:
Studio Hackett

The internship has been invaluable experience. This has not only increased my confidence and ability as a paramedic, but also as a person. The confidence I have...


Steam/s:
Health Science
Location/s:
Alice Springs
Darwin
Host org:
St Johns Ambulance Northern Territory (SJANT)

The internship connected me with knowledgeable and driven leaders on the forefront of repatriation of Indigenous Australian Heritage. I was fortunate enough to ...


Sector/s:
Policy/Research
Steam/s:
Legal
Social Science
Location/s:
Canberra
Host org:
Australian Institute of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Studies (AIATSIS)

The internship was as opportunity for me to experience a grassroots level approach to decolonial community work. It was a privilege to work on the Our Voice pro...


Sector/s:
Policy/Research
Social Welfare
Steam/s:
Health Science
Legal
Social Science
Location/s:
Sydney
Host org:
Save the Children (SC)

As a First Nations Artist, understanding and appreciating the operations, tasks and people of the company were key tasks. As a singer/songwriter, existing APRA ...


Sector/s:
Arts and Culture
Steam/s:
Social Science
Location/s:
Sydney
Host org:
APRA AMCOS National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Music Office (APRA AMCOS)

During my time with AIDA I was assigned to a project of upgrading the “Guide to Medical School for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Students” which was...


Sector/s:
Health/Medical Services
Steam/s:
Health Science
Legal
Social Science
Location/s:
Canberra
Host org:
Australian Indigenous Doctors Association (AIDA)

The Aurora High School Program (HSP) team were really friendly and supportive through out my internship. During my internship the team faced several challenges ...


Sector/s:
Education/Training
Steam/s:
Health Science
Legal
Social Science
Location/s:
Perth
Sydney
Host org:
Aurora Education Foundation (AEF)

Current hosts

Indigenous sector host organisations span  a broad range of areas including health, education, research, justice, policy, environment, STEAM, youth work and native title., Australia wide. Aurora is open to working with culturally responsive organisations outside of the Indigenous sector to host Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander interns.