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CASE Asia-Pacific Graduate Trainee Program Background

Why was the CASE Asia-Pacific Educational Fundraising Graduate Trainee Program established?

Modeled after the CASE Europe Educational Fundraising Graduate Trainee Program, this program, in partnership with participating CASE member institutions aims to:

  • Develop high-calibre fundraising professionals in the higher education sector;
  • Raise the profile of fundraising in higher education and promote its growth;
  • Develop the perception of fundraising in higher education as an attractive career option for talented individuals;
  • Develop best practices, knowledge and expertise in fundraising across the higher education sector;
  • Help graduates in Australia develop a peer network and provide them with a mentor at the beginning of their career.

This program is one of the key initiatives under the CASE Asia-Pacific Board, which seeks to work with institutions to build a ready pool of well-trained development professionals, thereby promoting the advancement profession.