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UNIVERSITY

Hot Courses Abroad

Search world locations for undergraduate degrees for your field of future study.

https://www.hotcoursesabroad.com/

 

Engineering and IT Leadership Scholarship, University of Sydney

The Leadership Scholarship is one of the most valuable undergraduate scholarships in Australia, offering generous financial support and extensive leadership development. Our aim is to shape you as a future industry leader by fostering your passion and motivation, and providing you with the hands-on experience as well as technical skills highly valued by prospective employers. We also prepare you to be an excellent communicator, with the confidence to work effectively within teams and with clients.18,000 per year for up to 4 years.

http://sydney.edu.au/engineering/scholarships/undergraduate/future/leadership

 

University of Sydney E12 Early Offer Scheme

Early Offer Year 12 (E12) scheme makes your path to uni easier, even before the HSC exams start. If you apply successfully, we will hold a place at the University of Sydney for you. As long as you meet some conditions, such as the E12 ATAR cut-offs (which are lower than standard ATARs) and the HSC subject requirements for your preferred course, you’ll have a definite place when results come out. You will also receive a $5950 scholarship and lots of support to help you get started at uni.

http://sydney.edu.au/future-students/domestic/undergraduate/e12/

 

Inspired by Business Program, University of Sydney

Financial support valued at $10,000 per year for the three years of their degree. Students will require a minimum ATAR of 85.00 for a Bachelor of Commerce or a Bachelor of Commerce (Advanced Studies), coupled with demonstrated academic potential. We use a range of additional criteria to assess students for the Inspired by Business Program, including:

  • demonstrated interest in studying and pursuing a business-related career
  • academic achievement in high school
  • potential and motivation for higher study
  • integrity of character
  • leadership skills and contributions to the community.

http://sydney.edu.au/business/study/inspired_by_business

 

UTS Legal Futures and Technology Major

This equip students with the requisite knowledge and skills as future legal practitioners and professionals amongst rapid developments in technology, innovation and work.  The new major will prepare graduates for careers that require a capacity to work with technology and its impact, innovation and new law as a result of unprecedented change and disruptive technologies. 

http://www.uts.edu.au/future-students/law/course-experience/new-legal-futures-and-technology-major

 

Riewoldt Family AFL Excellence Scholarship 

As a proud partner of AFL Queensland, Bond University is offering two Riewoldt Family AFL Excellence Scholarships for students commencing university in January 2018. Please refer to the following link for further information or contact Josh Suli on jsuli@bond.edu.au 

https://bond.edu.au/scholarship/riewoldt-family-afl-excellence-scholarship

 

The Aspiration Initiative

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students can gain study support to help them gain entry to University. Many scholarship opportunities are also available to assist.

https://theaspirationinitiative.com.au/

 

Living on Campus

Most students choose to live at colleges and halls of residence because they provide a great opportunity to live close to (or on) campus, become totally immersed in university life and make lifelong friends. While student apartments and shared rental houses may also offer proximity to campus and good social opportunities, residential colleges and halls pride themselves on the well-rounded experience they offer.

https://www.gooduniversitiesguide.com.au/education-blogs/student-life/living-on-campus

 

COLLEGES

International Screen Academy

If you want to act for either stage or on the movie screen, ISA has master classes and programs taught by leading industry professionals.

http://isasydney.com.au/project/advanced-diploma-of-acting/

 

 

Sydney Aviators

Have you ever wanted to fly a plane? Sydney Aviators offers a 1 hour Trial Instructional Flight for $240.00. Flights can be booked any day of the week that suits. A typical booking is 1.5hrs, allowing you time to brief and de-brief after the flight. You will take controls of the Aircraft during flight under the supervision of a CASA approved Flight Instructor.

http://www.sydneyaviators.com.au/Course.aspx?pid=41

 

JMC Academy Scholarship Information Evening

12 November. 6.00pm

Animation, Games Design, Sound, Film, Songwriting and Music, Digital Design and Entertainment.

JMC Academy Sydney offers up to 8 Academic Undergraduate Scholarships per year, with the potential to cover tuition fees for any of JMCs Bachelor Degrees. To register for the session or for more information visit:

http://www.jmcacademy.edu.au/

 

TAFE

 

T Cookery, Patisserie, Hospitality and Events Scholarships Available 

9 November

William Angliss Institute Foundation provides educational opportunities and financial assistance to support students achieve their career ambitions in either Cookery, Patisserie, Hospitality or Event sectors. For information please visit the website: 

https://www.angliss.edu.au/future-students/scholarship-information

 

raineeship and  Apprenticeship Jobs ListCIT Apprenticelink

Great traineeship and apprenticeship opportunities listed with employers in the Canberra to Goulburn region.

https://cit.edu.au/study/cit_support/employment

 

prenticeships & Traineeships available 

WPC Group specialises in finding students Apprenticeships & Traineeships, and also runs Pre-employment courses. We also assist with mock interviews, resume writing and preparing students for the workforce. To find out more about how we can assist the school and students, please contact Nicole Lean on 0418 819 468 or nlean@wpcgroup.org.au

AusApp Pathways

AusAppPathways is a free app that will help students and jobseekers explore the many careers that can begin through an apprenticeship or traineeship pathway.

http://www.ausapp.com.au/

 

emPOWER Electrical Program

Act now for positions for Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander aged 15-24 years looking for a start in the electrical trade.  emPOWER is a 10 week pre-apprenticeship program designed to open up amazing opportunities for young Aboriginal people in electrical apprenticeships. For more information, call Lyn on 0409 310 384 or email Lyn.Wilson@tafensw.edu.au

https://www.tafensw.edu.au/media-centre/2017/empower-electrical-program

 

GENERAL

 

Student Exchange – Volunteer and Community, Language or International Affairs Scholarships.

Receive a substantial discount on normal fee.

http://studentexchange.org.au/programs-overview/discounts-scholarships/#community

 

Fair Work Ombudsman – Young Workers & Students

Information about your workplace rights and obligations, pay rates and awards, leave and also how to end employment.

https://www.fairwork.gov.au

 

Women in STEM

Girls – be inspired to go into the amazing fields of Science and Technology reading about successful women.

https://www.australiascience.tv/theme/women-in-stem/

 

The Good Careers Guide 2017 plus augmented reality app. 

In addition to its comprehensive education and career information, The Good Careers Guide 2017 is complimented by a free augmented reality app. The app interacts directly with the guide, unlocking additional resources and exclusive content. Download the app for free by searching Good Education AR in the App Store or Google Play. The Good Careers Guide 2017 is available at 

goodeducationbookshop.com

 

Junior GoGetters – Entrepreneur Bootcamp 

From 20 November

Junior GoGetters: Entrepreneur Bootcamp, a GoDaddy and WeWork initiative, is a unique, week-long programme for year 10 work experience students. It provides a structured approach to work experience, with clear goals and a daily itinerary and exposure to start-up businesses and mentors. For more information, or to register, please contact: 

GoDaddyBootcamp@text100.com.au

 

Teaching opportunities for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander students 

Do you have any students who identify as Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander and are interested in becoming teachers? They can get paid to study to become a primary or secondary teacher and be guaranteed a permanent job. Applications are now open.

https://www.teach.nsw.edu.au/getpaidtostudy/teacher-education-scholarship-aboriginal

 

Australian Government Cadetships, Scholarships and Work Experience Opportunities

Check out the cadetship, scholarship, and work experience opportunities within Australian Government departments and agencies. Choose from the list below to locate information about Australian Government and individual agency programs.

http://www.australia.gov.au/information-and-services/jobs-and-workplace/australian-government-jobs/cadetships-scholarships-work-experience

 

Elizabeth Vrahnos

Vocational Learning Coordinator