• 2005

    25 Year 9 students are the first in the program First university partner: The University of Sydney 0 staff and 0 budget 25 university volunteers..Read More

  • 2006

    47 Mentees are in the program  47 Mentors are step up Leichhardt High School (Sydney Secondary College) joins the program Year 10 session are developed..Read More

  • 2007

    100 mentees enrol  5 schools partner with AIME First tutor squads launched  First AIME website goes live School  attendance increases 33% for Year 9 mentees,..Read More

  • 2008

    Mentee and mentor numbers both jump to 300 The University of Wollongong becomes our second university partner AIME becomes a corporation with a Board of..Read More



    AIME has 18 successive rejections by universities 500 mentors provide support AIME receives $100,00 grant from Google  AIME staff increases to 11  73% of AIME..Read More

  • 2010

    AIME apparel is born 100% Year 12 mentees graduate high school

  • 2013


    AIME  becomes the only not-for-profit on a leading business magazine’s list of the 50 best places to work in Australia Mentee progression data: – Yr..Read More

  • 2014


    AIME expands into WA, reaching 241 schools nationwide KPMG’s 2014 performance audit confirms 93.2% of Year 12 mentees had met their state high school attainment..Read More

  • 2015


    Jack Manning Bancroft goes on 5-month US tour AIME staff numbers reach 150

  • 2016


    The Co-CEO model is introduced to fast-track Indigenous kids into leadership positions AIME announces a radical proposal for global expansion  

  • 2017


    AIME launches in South Africa and Uganda Full time AIME staff member in Kalgoorlie

  • 2018


    In Australia:  Police mentoring at AIME day in Kalgoorlie WA The Africa-Australia programme begins in Melbourne Mentee progression data: – Yr 7: 100% – Y..Read More

  • 2019


    AIME wins Global Top 50 Education award ReclAIMEd apparel collection made from recycled dead stock is launched. This includes the Suits for Suits collection with..Read More

  • 2020


    AIME joins UNESCO’s Global Education Coalition to support 1.5 billion kids affected by COVID school closures IMAGI-NATION {TV} is launched. Season 1 is 5 months,..Read More