2021 STEM Student Ambassador Recruitment - Applications Open!

12th November 2020

QUT’s Young Accelerators Program (formerly STEM for Schools) has been running since 2013 and has received several accolades in recognition of the high-quality programming delivered to students and teachers.  

We are recruiting new undergraduate students to join our talented Student Ambassador team who play a leading role in inspiring and connecting with the next generation through the delivery of our programs and promotion of STEM. 


Why be a STEM Ambassador?

Our Student Ambassadors play an important role in developing and facilitating many of our programs.  Your duties will include:

  • delivery of the workshops program
  • support of large, multi-school events
  • developing your skills and knowledge in science communication
  • possibility to assist with the development of new program resources.

The benefits to students undertaking a Student Ambassador role include:

  • inspiring the next generation of STEM leaders and innovators
  • developing your communication skills and graduate capabilities
  • developing your professional identity and networks
  • reaffirming your own STEM skills and knowledge.

How to apply

We welcome all applications and are particularly interested in applications from students studying Physics, Mathematics (Stats), Environmental Science/Biology, Civil Engineering and dual degrees (in particular, STEM/CI or STEM/HEALTH dual degrees). We are also looking for students who have a creative or entrepreneurial flair.

Applications to be a QUT STEM Student Ambassador are now open. Please apply online here. A copy of the duty statement is on the application form. Limited spaces apply for this competitive program so please adhere to application deadlines. No late applications will be accepted.

  • Applications close Friday 29th January 2021
  • Interviews will be conducted on Monday 15th February 2021.

More information

Please contact the Young Accelerators team at accelerators@qut.edu.au


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