- Like discovering better ways of doing things and learning new skills?
- Have an interest in entrepreneurship and innovation?
- Want to be part of a fun, supportive and collaborative community?
- Have the ability to self-motivate?
If so, and you are a current UNSW student, then the MCIC Foundations Student Volunteer Program is for you!
MCIC Foundations Student Volunteers support the UNSW Founders Program by working on projects, that allow participants to gain new skills, be exposed to exclusive Founders events / workshops and become part of UNSW’s fun and supportive entrepreneurial community.
MCIC Foundations is the initial stage of the UNSW Founders program, which provides staff, students and alumni with foundational skills to pursue, launch and grow their entrepreneurial dreams.
From short, informal events and workshops such as woodwork, fabrication, zero waste and creative problem-solving workshops, hackathons and pitch nights to 2-5-week pre-accelerator programs through to the 10-week flagship accelerator program UNSW Founders has something to spark inspiration and ignite the inner the entrepreneur.
As an MCIC Foundations Volunteer, you will be expected to complete a minimum of 20-hours per term (2-hours per week for each of the 10-weeks of term) to ensure optimal outcomes on the chosen volunteer project. A minimum of 20-hours volunteering per year is required to qualify for AHEGS recognition.