Foundation Grants & Internships

Foundation Grants & Internships

St Hilda’s Foundation Grants & Internships

 

Grants and Internships are available to students entering Year 11, made possible by St Hilda’s Foundation in partnership with News Corp, the Gold Coast Suns and Triple Eight Race Engineering.

Each Grant awards the recipient with the opportunity to complete a 2-week internship; an opportunity to gain valuable experience and assist with the student’s relationship and/or application with the corresponding business after their graduation.

Each Grant includes financial support to assist the successful student’s endeavours, thanks to the generous donors of St Hilda’s Foundation.

Newscorp Australia | Journalism

The Rebecca Wilson News Corp Grant is proudly presented by the St Hilda’s Foundation each year to a current Year 11 student at St Hilda’s School with advanced skills in communications and an interest in Journalism and Public Relations.

The St Hilda’s Foundation launched the Rebecca Wilson Grant at its 2017 Business Luncheon, in partnership with News Corp.

Rebecca Wilson (pictured below, 1961-2016) was a renowned sports columnist, broadcaster, trailblazer in Journalism and St Hilda’s alumna.

The Gold Coast Suns | Sports & Event Management

The Gold Coast Suns Game Day Grant is proudly presented by the St Hilda’s Foundation each year to a current Year 11 student at St Hilda’s School with an interest in Sports Management or Event Management.

The rise of the AFL Women’s has provided a unique opportunity to align with our local AFL Club, and share the desire to further opportunities for Women in Sport.

Triple Eight Race Engineering | Mechanical Engineering

The Triple Eight Race Engineering Grant is proudly presented by the St Hilda’s Foundation to a current Year 11 student at St Hilda’s School with an interest in Mechanical Engineering.

Engaging women in this area of profession is a shared vision for both St Hilda’s and Triple Eight Race Engineering. This award presents the recipient with the opportunity to complete a two-week internship with Triple Eight Race Engineering at their factory in Banyo near Brisbane Airport, where the team designs, manufactures and builds race cars that reach speed of up to 300km/h on circuits around Australia and New Zealand.

This opportunity will give girls a thrilling insight to engineering, using motorsport as a tool to give first-hand, valuable experience of every area of high-precision engineering. The successful candidates will have the opportunity to be involved in every area of the engineering, design and manufacturing process as the team prepares to do battle on the race track in the midst of the Supercars Championship season.

Click here to download a 2021 Application Form

For more information or to apply, contact Naomi Mullen:
+61 7 5577 7338
connect@sthildasfoundation.org.au

   

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