Brisbane CBD and Kurilpa Bridge

Brisbane – Start Here Go Anywhere

Liz Day 2018-19 Round 1, Brisbane

Region: Brisbane Consortium: Higher Education in Brisbane Consortium Lead: Queensland University of Technology Brisbane – Start Here Go Anywhere! is an agent familiarisation event that will bring 50 education counsellors from across the world to Brisbane for a special week of training and lifestyle immersion. It will showcase Brisbane’s unique and enriched student experience, including Brisbane’s three major universities including …

Student workshop

International Students Employability Accelerator

Liz Day 2018-19 Round 1, Brisbane

Region: Brisbane Consortium: International Students Employability Accelerator Consortium Consortium Lead: Federation University Australia (Brisbane Campus) The International Students Employability Accelerator (ISEA) will empower international students’ employability and entrepreneurial mindset by connecting students with Queensland’s startups and scaleups. ISEA will provide online and offline programs to transform international students to be job-ready.

Investigating the impact of volunteering experiences on international work placements

Liz Day 2017-18 Round 2, Brisbane

Consortium: International Volunteering Australia International students contribute greatly to Australia’s cultural diversity and richness. It is therefore important to support them throughout their study and in particular their workplace experiences. Volunteering has been proven to be one way work placement for international students can be enhanced. This project aims to improve international students’ workplace experience by providing quality volunteering opportunities …

How to win at the boarding game

Liz Day 2017-18 Round 2, Brisbane

Consortium: Stuartholme School and Nudgee College “How to Win at The Boarding Game” is a three phase creative project aimed at affirming the voice of international boarding students and promoting the advantages of Queensland education pathways to international audiences. The project will draw on the first-hand experience of students, staff and alumni from two of Brisbane’s leading boarding schools – …

Rainbow Hub Video

Liz Day 2017-18 Round 2, Brisbane

Consortium: The International LGBTQI platform This project will create a short selection of informative and engaging videos which showcase Brisbane as the best option for students of the LGBTQI community where they can feel free, learn a language, immerse themselves in a new culture, explore new places and make friends from all over the world.

Enhancing the Experience of International Higher Degree Research Candidates at Queensland Universities

Brisbane Student Hub

Liz Day 2017-18 Round 2, Brisbane

Consortium: Brisbane Student Hub Consortium This project will diversify the services of the Brisbane Student Hub through a new outreach activities that enable students to engage out in the community and through events at study institutions across Brisbane.

Creating a VETiS Option to Expand the Delivery of Chinese Language & Culture in Queensland Schools

Creating a VETiS option to expand the delivery of Chinese language and culture in Queensland schools

Liz Day 2017-18 Round 1, Brisbane

Consortium: QUT CIQ-Yeronga SHS Consortium Consortium members: Confucius Institute at QUT (CIQ), Yeronga State High School The project will develop and pilot the delivery of the VET Certificate II in Applied Language (22149NAT), in the Yeronga State High School (YSHS), incorporating the CLIL approach to language teaching. Chinese will be taught with a tourism and employability skills theme with a …

Happy young people taking selfies

Promoting Queensland international students’ entrepreneurship and wellbeing in LATAM

Liz Day 2017-18 Round 1, Brisbane

Consortium: Social Marketing Consortium Consortium members: Wellbeing for Communities Inc., TAFE Queensland, Shafston House College Ltd, Australian Language Schools Pty Ltd, Education Centre of Australia Pty Ltd, Embassy of the Republic of Colombia in Australia, Griffith University, Study Brisbane This project will produce of a web series targeted to the Latino and Spaniard markets. It will showcase the life and …

Rainbow Hub

Rainbow Hub

Liz Day 2017-18 Round 1, Brisbane

Consortium Name: ELICOS LGBTQI Support Group Consortium Members: English Australia, Open Doors, MDA This project will develop a space to provide a physical point of connection and lead to the development of support groups for international LGBTQI students. The space is to be named the ‘Rainbow Hub’ and located at the Brisbane Student Hub (State Library of Queensland). It will …

Brisbane Queensland at sunset

Brisbane Student Hub Drop-In Space Program

Simone Wight 2016-17 Pilot Round, Brisbane

Consortium: MDA Ltd (Lead), Brisbane Marketing, State Library of Queensland The Brisbane Student Hub, a partnership with the State Library of Queensland and Study Brisbane, provides free independent and confidential services to international students. Services include a student and community engagement program, student support/case management, employment pathways initiative and a state-wide phone support line. The Hub’s independent staff provides face-to-face …