ISLA program 2018–2020

ISLA program 2018–2020

Applications closed

Applications for the international student leadership and ambassador (ISLA) program are now closed.

Key dates are listed below.

Successful applicants will receive free training, work integrated learning and volunteering opportunities to enhance international student leadership skills and experience, which become transferable to their future careers.

Participants also have an opportunity to make new friends, build a local support network and develop of sense of belonging while getting involved in local events and activities. 

Contacts

International student leadership and ambassador program
02 9246 7874

 
Important application dates
30 July 2018 Applications open
7 August 2018, 6pm Program information session (1)
8 August 2018, 6pm Program information session (2)
9 September 2018 Applications close
15 September 2018 Group project (1)
22 September 2018 Group project (2) 
17–28 September 2018 Individual interviews
5 October 2018 Successful applicants notified by email
Key program dates
10 November 2018–30 June 2019

Stage 1: Program orientation and compulsory training

*No meetings during holiday break from late December 2018 to early February 2019.
** No meetings during exam break in June 2019. 
March/April 2019 (TBC) Program induction ceremony
11 April 2019 Lord Mayor's international student welcome 2019
1 July 2019–31 December 2019

Stage 2: Project planning, implementation and leadership reflection workshops

*No meetings during exam break in November 2019.
** No meetings during holiday break in late December 2019.
1 January 2020–30 June 2020

Stage 3: Project planning, implementation and leadership reflection workshops

*No meetings during holiday break in January 2020.
**No meetings during exam break in June 2020.
March/April 2020 (TBC) Lord Mayor's international student welcome 2020
June/July 2020 (TBC) 2018–2020 program completion ceremony

Please note, the above dates are a summary only. For more detailed information please refer to the program workload and time commitments.

Last updated: Friday, 1 February 2019