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

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For T3, 2019 Program
Heroes Pop-Up Event Tuesday, 11th June 2019 
Heroes Information SeminarMonday, 17th June 2019 
Applications Open/CloseMonday 17th June 2019 to Friday 5th July 2019

Interview Period Monday, 15th July 2019 to Friday 26th July 2019
Induction Day Monday, 5th August 2019
Core Program and Industry workshopsMonday, 2nd September 2019 to Friday 27th September 2019
Ideas Fest & Service Conference10th and 25th October 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.