How to Apply

Who can be a Hero?

The program is open to all UNSW students - undergraduate, postgraduate, arts, business, engineering, you name it! 

Whether you're a curious mind with a flair for creativity or just an enthusiastic, eager soul looking for personal development and some fun - we want to hear from you.

Key Dates

For Semester 1, 2019 Program
Applications OpenMonday, 17th September 2018
Applications CloseFriday, 19th October 2018
Interview Period15th October - 2nd November 2018

Induction & TrainingMonday, 14th January 2019
Core Program & Workshop Period14th January - 22nd February 2019
Alumni NightFriday, 15th February 2019
UNSW Service Improvement Conference - Pitch EventFriday, 22nd February 2019


The expected commitment for the volunteering component of the program will be 20 hours in total, based on individual availability.

The core part of the program (e.g. induction, workshops, innovation project, mentor/team meetings) will expect a minimum commitment of 30 hours in total, in the period leading up to the start of session. 

It is essential to be available for the training/induction day and the majority of the core program period.

Contact us

Get in touch with the UNSW Hero Program team.