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

Our T1 2021 program dates are here! 

Applications Open on Monday 1st February and close on the 10th! 
Interviews will be scheduled between 17th and 19th February.
Orientation day will be held on the evening of the 4th March.
Program Core will commence on 8th March and continue into April.
Final event will be held on the evening of 15th April.

* We cannot offer you a spot on the program unless you can attend the majority of the events and workshops stated above. Please email us if you have any questions at



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.