Asia Pacific Institute in Educational Fundraising (APIEF)

Creative Partnerships Australia partnered with the Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE) to offer five places at their upcoming major residential training event, the Asia Pacific Institute in Educational Fundraising (APIEF).

Run by experts in educational and arts fundraising, APIEF is an in-depth training event offering interactive sessions covering a diverse range of topics including annual and regular giving, major gifts, bequests and legacies, campaigns, stewardship, ethics, effective prospect tracking, making the case for support and more.

APIEF Fundraising Residential 2023 opening on 10 August

2022 Recipients


Drew Bourgeois, Head of Development, Sydney Writers’ Festival

Oliver Harris, Philanthropy Coordinator, The Bell Shakespeare Company Limited

Ptiika Owen-Shaw, Philanthropy Manager, Australian Dance Theatre

Kali Michailidis, Manager of External Relations, TarraWarra Museum of Art

Cassandra Jordan, Partnerships Manager, ARTRAGE

Rebecca Pearce, Executive Director, Slingsby Theatre Company Limited

The Opportunity


A four-day event that was held at Yarra Valley Lodge in Chirnside Park, Victoria from Monday 26 – Thursday 29 September 2022.

An opportunity for early-to-mid career arts fundraisers representing an arts organisation with an emerging and/or established fundraising program. Each place at the event was valued at A$4,790.

The opportunity included:

  • A pass to the four-day training program
  • Three nights’ accommodation at Yarra Valley Lodge (check in 26 September, check out 29 September)
  • Institute materials and meals as indicated in the event schedule.