Pagoda Projects

Pagoda Projects is going beyond work experience in the International Higher Education sector. We employ our own teams of professional & approachable people, across incredible destinations. We are ethical, ambitious and passionate about making unique opportunities accessible to people from all backgrounds.

Students can apply to complete a full-time remote internship across all sectors with one of our many partner companies in any of our host destinations which span QingdaoChengduDalianZhuhaiTaipeiHo Chi Minh City, Mexico City and Manchester. There is no need to commit or pay any deposit until we find you a placement you are happy with. 

More information regarding the program can be found here.

Grants

When you submit an internship application, you are automatically considered for either:

(1) New Colombo Plan (NCP) Mobility Funding of AUD $1,500. To be considered for the New Colombo Plan Mobility Funding, you must meet the funding criteria. This includes approval from your faculty to receive credit for your experience, which must be confirmed no later than 8 November 2020.

(2) Virtual Short-term Experiences Grant of AUD $750. To be considered you must have uploaded your Host Organisation Acceptance Letter no later than 8 November 2020.

There is no additional application required.

If you have already submitted an application for the Employability Grant for your internship, you will receive an email to advise that your application will be withdrawn and that you will be automatically considered for the short-term internship grant instead. Please note that you cannot receive two types of funding for the same experience.

Grants are limited and may be awarded by a selection committee on the basis of:

  • academic merit
  • academic progression as provided at the time of application
  • in consideration of other scholarships awarded to the student
  • applicants will be considered for only one grant from the Student Employability Centre per application round

This grant is not guaranteed even if all selection criteria are met.

Students who are due to graduate at the end of semester 2, 2020 will not be eligible for this grant.