Student Mentor Applications

2023 Student mentor applications are now open and will close Sunday, 10 September 2023.

The Young Achievers Program empowers aspiring high school students to achieve their goals by providing access to education, mentorship, financial support, opportunities for personal growth, and leadership development. The program provides an opportunity for university students to work closely with the YAP students throughout Years 11 and 12 and as they transition from school to university. UQ students selected as mentors for this program play an essential role in supporting, motivating and inspiring students to set and achieve their personal and educational goals. YAP provides an opportunity to make a difference to individuals and the community.

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be enrolled in a UQ undergraduate program during the full time of your participation in the Program
  • Have 2 years remaining in your degree at the time of application (i.e. expected graduation no earlier than Semester 2, 2025)
  • Have completed at least one semester at UQ (full time or equivalent)
  • Be at least 18 yrs old at the start of your participation in the Program
  • Be able to obtain a Blue Card

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