Applications can now be submitted for participation in the 2021 Ambassador Program.
Each year the Geelong Tech School invites Year 8 and 9 students from local secondary schools to apply for the Ambassador Program. Throughout the year, these Ambassadors will take part in fortnightly afterschool workshops, as well as participate in at least one event per term.
The program requires commitment from Ambassadors to attend Geelong Tech School to participate in:
Fortnightly Thursday workshops (4pm to 5:30pm) Beginning March 4th
One of the Geelong Design Week events (5:30pm – 7:30pm) Week 9, Term 1 – Tuesday 23rd or Thursday 25th March
One day of the Deakin STEM Education Conference (9am – 3pm) Week 10, Term 2 – Monday 21st or Tuesday 22nd June
The Digital Innovation Festival (9am – 3pm) Week 8, Term 3 – Tuesday 31st August
One day of the Tech Design Expo (9am – 3pm) Week 9 & 10, Term 4 – from Wednesday 1st to Friday 10th December
The above locations, dates, and times may be subject to change.
To be eligible students must have parental consent, and make a commitment to attend all workshops and events.
Apply by downloading and completing the following form. Forms must be submitted to Mim Glasby by Monday the 1st of March.
Note. You will need to download the form and open it in a PDF viewer (not your browser window) to complete & sign it properly.
Presentation of certificates and special recognition for students who were actively engaged in the 2020 Ambassador Program will take place on Tuesday 23rd March as part of the Young Minds, Emerging Technologies, Future Focus event for Geelong Design Week at the Geelong Tech School.
2020 Ambassadors will be contacted directly regarding this event.