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Australia-Indonesia Muslim Exchange Program

The Australia-Indonesia Muslim Exchange Program (AIMEP) was established in 2002.

The program involves visits of several weeks duration to Australia by groups of young Indonesian Muslim community leaders who learn directly from everyday citizens as well as leading academics, non-governmental organisations, religious leaders, media and government representatives.

Australian delegates undertake a program with similar focuses in Indonesia, which also includes historical and cultural site visits.

The program focuses on building a greater understanding for Australians of the nature of mainstream Islam in Indonesia and, for Indonesians, a greater awareness of Australia’s multicultural society.

There are more than 200 people in the AIMEP alumni network, who include prominent Indonesians and Australians with expertise in a wide range of fields.

Applications for AIMEP open once every year and attract high quality individuals who are keen on making a positive difference in both their communities and people-to-people relations between Indonesia and Australia.

AIMEP is delivered by Mosaic Connections. For more information, visit the Australia-Indonesia Muslim Exchange Program website.

2022 Australia-Indonesia Muslim Exchange Program

Applications for the 2022 Australia-Indonesia Muslim Exchange Program are now open.

We are looking for emerging Muslim community leaders, activists and changemakers between the ages of 23-40 in Australia and Indonesia to join us for a unique and life-changing opportunity.

Through AIMEP, you will have the opportunity to deepen your understanding of the rich diversity of Muslim communities and multicultural society in Australia and Indonesia, and participate in dialogue with leaders and experts across the region.

This 8-week online program covers social, cultural and intellectual exchange, and you’ll be able to network and connect with likeminded people.

To find out more and apply, visit the Australia-Indonesia Muslim Exchange Program website.

Applications close 26 June 2022.

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