We are pleased to invite you to apply to the inaugural Strong Women Network, 2019.
The Strong Women Network is an exciting new mentorship program which will match current women student-athletes to women from the UoM community who were previously involved in high performance sport.
The Network will enable women students-athletes to develop crucial leadership and vocational skills, networks and career pathway opportunities through mentorship and professional workshops held at the University. 
What's in it for you
For Students
For Mentors
  • Career planning and professional development
  • Introduction to new professional networks
  • Increase your confidence in networking and your professional communication skills
  • Working through problems from a new perspective
  • Translating leadership skills as an athlete into your professional career
  • Practical advice that will help you find a job
  • Expand your Strong Women network with other mentors and mentees associated with the University of Melbourne
  • Give back to the University community by helping shape the next generation of UoM Strong Women
  • Access up-and-coming women student-athletes for professional recruitment purposes
  • Share your legacy: Your experiences, professional expertise and lessons learned are too valuable to keep to yourself!
  • Elevate your resume: Mentorship speaks volumes of your positive character and willingness to invest in the development of your peers

Applications close Friday 5 April.

Successful applicants will be notified by Friday 19 April.

For more information please contact the Strong Women Coordinator, Ancelin McKimmie at ancelin.mckimmie@unimelb.edu.au