Our Success

IYMP‘s success stems from innovative practice, cultural understanding and the expertise of our dedicated staff and volunteers. IYMP have maintained a 96% retention rate and our participants achieve some of the highest post-secondary completion rates in Australia.

IYMP by the numbers in 2019

Individual participants nation-wide

successful higher education completions nationally

Communities across the nation


Retention rate of Participants


Participants were from remote regions.

IYMP create a sense of family, belonging and connectedness to culture among our participants, creating a home away from home, to ensure appropriate foundations foster self-belief, achievement and independence. Young Indigenous men and women who embark upon and complete their IYMP journey are fully prepared to commence their chosen career, manage their lives independently and become proud First Nation Leaders, whilst using their skills to build their communities capacity.

Impact on Communities

IYMP have supported young people from 144 different communities across Australia. 90% of those communities are considered remote areas. Opening up opportunities for everyone, no matter where you come from.

Find out more about our story below!

Our Story

Our Staff