Student opportunities

Going Global – Enhancing the intercultural business capabilities of Queensland Entrepreneurs and Indian Women Entrepreneurs

Liz Day 2018-19 Round 2, Queensland Whole

This project will showcase Queensland’s urban and regional education and entrepreneurship opportunities to Indian entrepreneurs and India’s business environment to Queensland entrepreneurs and help them transition to the next stage of career development or internationalize their business. This project will enhance Queensland-India relationships through a sustainable program that provides opportunities for networking and business partnerships for Indian women entrepreneurs and …

Digital Training & Mentorship

Digital Training & Mentorship for Integration of Internationally Trained Professionals into the Queensland Workforce

Liz Day 2018-19 Round 2, Queensland Whole

This project will provide an evidence-based solution for equipping internationally trained workers the sociocultural, leadership and communication skills that are necessary for successful integration into the Queensland workforce. As is the rest of Australia, Queensland is facing an acute shortage of healthcare workers, especially in regional, rural and remote areas. To address the current and projected shortfall the consortium lead, …

Queensland farmland

Bowen-Gumlu International Agri Knowledge Sharing Program

Liz Day 2018-19 Round 1, Regional

Region: Greater Whitsundays (Bowen) Consortium: Whitsunday Regional Council in alliance with Study Greater Whitsundays, Bowen Chamber of Commerce and Bowen Gumlu Growers Association Consortium Lead: Whitsunday Regional Council In collaboration with the Japanese Agricultural Exchange Council (JAEC), this consortium will deliver an international study visitation coordinator in the Bowen region. This role will support 12 postgraduate students from Japan to …

Student workshop

Study Sunshine Coast Student Employability Initiative

Liz Day 2018-19 Round 1, Sunshine Coast

Region: Sunshine Coast Consortium: Study Sunshine Coast Consortium Lead: Study Sunshine Coast This project will build an employability initiative working with industry, government, students and the broader community to enhance employability options for students. Specifically it will comprise a series of student and industry testimonial videos, delivery of a series of student masterclasses and delivery of a speed networking event …

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.

Study Cairns CONNECTS

Cairns Student Hub

Liz Day 2017-18 Round 2, Cairns

Consortium: Study Cairns This project will deliver a range of initiatives to support the international student experience in the Cairns region, including employability and wellbeing programs operated from the Cairns Student Hub.

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 …

Gympie region countryside

Gympie Region International Education Project

Liz Day 2017-18 Round 1, Regional

Consortium: Gympie Region International Education Group Consortium Members: Gympie Regional Council, University of the Sunshine Coast, Cooinda Aged Care This project will conduct a feasibility study focused on identifying key strategies that will further the Gympie regions capacity to attract, engage and retain international students. Findings from this study will be used to further develop Gympie’s Regional Partnership Plan and …

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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 …

Study Toowoomba International Hackathon

Liz Day 2017-18 Round 1, Toowoomba

Consortium: Study Toowoomba Consortium members: Toowoomba Regional Council, University of Southern Queensland, TAFE Queensland South West, Toowoomba and Surat Basin Enterprise The Study Toowoomba International Hackathon will be a 3-day event that teams international students with local residents to answer the challenge: “You are the CEO of Study Toowoomba. Your board has given you 90 days to make, create and …