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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Applications for the Term 3 2020 Hero Program have now closed.

Applications close August 7 2020

Orientation day - August 28 2020

Educational webinars - August 31 to September 11 2020

Project sprint - September 14 to September 26 2020

Professional development webinars - September 28 to October 3 2020


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.