Careers News


UAC Schools Recommendation Schemes (SRS)

Closes 30 September
Schools Recommendation Schemes (SRS) are one way institutions make early offers of undergraduate admission, using criteria other than (or in addition to) the ATAR.

Educational Access Scheme Applications

Educational Access Schemes (EAS) aim to help students, whose education has been negatively affected during Year 11 and/or Year 12 (or equivalent), receive an offer to university.
To apply for EAS you must be able to demonstrate that your Year 11 and/or Year 12 studies (or equivalent) were negatively affected for a period of at least six months as a result of circumstances beyond your control or choosing.

Engineering and IT Leadership Scholarship, University of Sydney

Closes October
Our aim is to shape you as a future industry leader by providing you with the hands-on experience as well as technical skills highly valued by prospective employers. $18,000 per year for up to 4 years.

University of Sydney Early Offer Year 12 (E12) Scheme

Closes 30 September
Receive a conditional offer before the HSC exams even finish and benefit from a $5950 scholarship in your first year.
There are over 90 courses (pdf, 60KB) you can apply for through E12, giving you lots of options.

Sydney Conservatorium of Music – Register for an audition or interview

If you’d like to study at the Conservatorium, you will need to attend an audition or interview. This allows us to assess your abilities and discuss your commitment. Please make sure you register your audition and/or interview before the closing date. Check the specific audition or portfolio requirements to ensure you are fully prepared for your audition or interview.

Ever wondered where studying maths and science at school can take you?

13 – 15 January 2020.
If you’re a young woman in Years 8 or 9 in 2019, you’re invited to attend our FREE Young Women in Engineering (YoWIE) three-day workshop. Online registration is now open. For instructions on how to register, see the Registration tab.

UNSW Girls Do The Maths Workshop

Apply by 6 September
20 September, 9:00 am -3:00 pm
The School of Mathematics and Statistics at UNSW runs an annual series of free, one-day workshops for female students finishing their high school studies (years 10 – 12). The aim of the workshop series is to encourage female students to consider mathematics as a career.

UNSW Women In Engineering Scholarships

Closes 1 October
Value: $10,000. The Women in Engineering Scholarships aim to encourage and assist female students commencing studies in the Faculty of Engineering at UNSW.

Western Sydney University Opportunity Scholarship

Value: $5,000 per year. Up to four years full-time (or part-time equivalent) for an undergraduate degree which may include Honours. Selection of this scholarship is based primarily on financial need and academic performance, to the maximum number of scholarships available. Additional factors such as educational disadvantage, membership of a specific equity group and/or significantly adverse personal circumstances will be taken into consideration.


NECA Electrical Apprenticeships

  • Work on multi-storey buildings, shopping centres, apartments and houses.
  • The telecommunications industry is always evolving in phone, optical fibre systems and internet connected devices.
  • Install, maintain and repair electrical systems in the growing field in renewable energy systems.

2020 BlueScope Apprenticeships

Closes 18 August
BlueScope is a global leader in premium branded coated and painted steel products – the third largest manufacturer of painted and coated steel products globally. BlueScope have great strengths in engineered steel buildings and are number one in building and construction markets. During your apprenticeship we’ll provide you with ongoing mentoring and support to help you achieve your career goals and unleash your true potential.

Engineering – Mechanical (Fitting & Machining) Apprenticeships:

Electrical Apprenticeships:


Australian College of Applied Psychology Information Session

Thursday 22 August. 6.00pm – 8.00pm
Level 12, 255 Elizabeth St, Sydney NSW 2000

Torrens University Virtual Open Day
27 August 2019, 12:00 pm -2:00 pm Online

Torrens University Business Scholarships
Closes 20 January 2020

SAE Study for a Day

Saturday, 19 October. 9:00 am– 4:00 pm
Are you creatively inclined and thinking about studying creative media? We are offering an exclusive one day workshop event in the October holidays to expand your skills and work on inspiring creative projects in the fields of Animation, Audio, Design, Film or Games.


 Teacher Education Rural Scholarships

Closes 30 August
$7,500 per year of study plus other benefits. Go where you’re needed and become a teacher in a rural or remote NSW public school. With substantial financial incentives and a guaranteed permanent teaching job upon completion of your studies, a teach.Rural scholarship is a great way to kick start your teaching journey.

ASD Cyber EXP – Free Program Available Now 

The ASD Cyber EXP is a free online program that enables students to explore careers in cyber security with the Australian Signals Directorate. The program highlights five unique careers at ASD through the perspective of professionals working in the field, and includes a real-world simulation and a range of exercises.