High performing Year 10 state (college or academy) high school students will undertake a 14-day program, enjoying school life and visits to cultural and historical sites in Hiroshima and Kyoto, Japan. Students will improve their language proficiency and engage in industry visits where they will see real life examples of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) applications.
This program is targeting students who would otherwise not have the opportunity to experience another culture in an international environment.
- 14-day program (dates TBC).
- The program is open to 13 Queensland state high school (including college or academy) students in Year 10 and provides the opportunity to experience a different culture and school life, and improve language skills.
- There will be 2 teacher chaperones to accompany the group for the duration of the program.
- Accommodation and most meals will be provided.
- Final itinerary and details will be provided in an information session which the successful students and their families are required to attend.
- Teacher chaperones will be required to assist with the program planning, selection of students and pre/post-departure tasks.
- Students must have parent/guardian consent to submit an application.
- Return economy airfares
- Land travel
- Travel insurance
- Most meals
- Visa (if required)
Thursday 31 August 2023: Student and chaperone applications
close at 3pm
December 2023: Travel for the program (dates TBC)
Student application pack
Chaperone application pack
Global Engagement Unit
Phone: (07) 3513 5756