Announced in 2018, the Indigenous Girls' STEM Academy (IGSA) program, now called the Young Indigenous Women's STEM Academy, provides individualised support to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander females who want to pursue STEM studies and careers.

Eligibility criteria

To be eligible to participate in this program, you must:

  • be 13 years of age or older
  • identify as an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
  • be female, or identify as female
  • have your parent(s) or carer(s) consent to participate in the program and their contact details

What’s expected of you?

  • A commitment to completing high school education
  • An interest in STEM subjects and careers
  • An interest in studying after high school
  • A commitment to attending activities outside school hours

What you need to complete this application

You will need to following in order to complete this application:

  • Your parent(s) or carer(s) consent to participate in the program and their contact details
  • A copy of your latest school report or transcript
  • Contact details for a teacher at school who can help you

To learn more about what information we collect and how this information is used, please see our Collection Notice and CSIRO's Privacy Policy.

Please note, you can start an application, and resume it at a later time, however, be sure to submit your application before the closing date.

If you have any question or concerns, please contact us

Applications are now open!
Program year 2019-2020
Open date
Close date
Apply now

Contact

Phone (07) 3833 5660
Email igsa@csiro.au