Advancing professional fundraising
Fundraising Institute Australia advances philanthropy through encouraging and supporting people and organisations to ethically practise excellence in fundraising
Renew Your FIA Membership and Go in the Draw to Win a Free FIA Conference Registration and Flights!
All FIA memberships expire on 1 July 2015 and are now open for renewal. Renew before Friday 17 July 2015 and go in the draw to win a free registration to FIA Conference 2016 in Melbourne (2-4 March), with flights included for interstate travellers. Click here to view the terms and conditions.
FIA is the only professional association to exclusively serve the needs and interests of Australia's fundraising professionals. FIA continues to take a lead role in the direction and development of fundraising in Australia and has achieved significant outcomes for the sector and for fundraisers individually. See these in our infographic.
Click here for more information on the benefits of FIA membership.
2015 Arthur Venn Fundraising Leadership Scholarship - Apply today!
The Arthur Venn Fundraising Leadership Scholarship pays tribute to one of the founders and teachers of fundraising in Australia. The scholarship will fund course fees for 6 FIA members to attend FIA's 2015 Fundraising Change Leadership Course. Two scholarships will be awarded in each of the following states: Victoria, New South Wales and Queensland.
The scholarships promote the importance of fundraising leadership and leadership development in the NFP sector, and establishes an ongoing mentoring process for all Arthur Venn Fundraising Leadership Scholars.
To be eligible for the scholarship, applicants should have more than 3 years and no more than 10 years of fundraising experience and must complete the scholarship application in full by close of business, Friday 14 August.
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Fundraising Professional Development Courses
We currently have on offer:
- Certificate in Fundraising - July / August
- Fundraising Essentials - August-November
- Digital Storytelling for Fundraisers - August-October
- I Gave at the Workplace - Workplace Giving Masterclass - September / October
- Fundraising Change Leadership - September-November
- Data Analytics for the Empowered Fundraiser - November / December
- Online Business Skills Courses - Any time it suits you!
Upcoming FIA Professional Development courses:
- Certificate in Fundraising - July / Aug
- Fundraising Essentials - Aug-Nov
- Digital Storytelling for Fundraisers - Aug-Oct
- I Gave at the Office - Workplace Giving Masterclass - Sept/Oct
- Fundraising Change Leadership - Sept-Nov
- Data Analytics for the Empowered Fundraiser - Nov / Dec
- Online Business Skills Courses - Any time it suits you
2 Fundraising Essentials scholarships are currently open for applications for Semester 2.
There are currently 2 scholarships on offer for Australian executives employed in non-profit organisations to share in a Stanford University education.