Leadership Development Opportunities

At UON we are committed to giving our graduates the best possible start in the employment market through providing leadership development opportunities. Get involved in a unique range of programs and develop your personal, leadership and employability skills. Please see below a list of programs offered.

UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCC) 2017 (CURRENTLY CLOSED)

The UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) is a global mechanism that aims to provide an intergovernmental platform to mitigate the effects of climate change. 194 countries are signatory members and these member states come together annually at the Conference of Parties (COP) to assess the levels of progress in mitigating these effects.

An outstanding opportunity is available for one UON student to attend the COP23 UN Convention on Climate Change in Bonn, Germany in November 2017 as part of the Australian delegation.

 

Asia Conference 2017 HPAIR SYDNEY  (CURRENTLY  CLOSED)

The Harvard Project for Asian and International Relations (HPAIR) Asia Conference is the largest annual student-led conference in Asia. iLEAD Plus is offering $1400 scholarships for two students to attend the conference from 17 to 21 August in Sydney.

University Scholars Leadership Symposium, Bangkok, Thailand (CURRENTLY CLOSED)

An exciting opportunity exists for 10 UON students to attend the 8th University Scholars Leadership Symposium hosted by Humanitarian Affairs. The Symposium will be held in Bangkok, Thailand, 1 – 7 August 2017.

 

Mitsui Education Foundation, Japan  (CURRENTLY  CLOSED)

This year UON has been selected as one of eight Australian universities to participate in an annual 21-day tour of Japan hosted and fully funded by the Mitsui Education Foundation (MEF). We are offering this experience to one student.

Global Voices Y20 Youth Summit, Berlin, Germany (CURRENTLY CLOSED)

An outstanding opportunity is available for one UON student to attend the Global Voices Y20 Summit in Berlin, Germany in June 2017 as part of the Australian youth delegation.