Young Achievers

What’s Involved?


The Young Achievers Program (YAP) provides support for students in years 10, 11, 12 and first-year university who excel in an academic, sporting or artistic field but who may not reach their full potential due to limited adult professional networks.


This mentoring program matches young people with mentors working in their field of interest and take part in workshops providing them with unique challenges and leadership opportunities.


Young Achievers Program supports young people by:

  • Increasing self-esteem and life skills.
  • Providing opportunities for new experiences and personal development.
  • Developing leadership skills.
  • Introducing educational, employment and training opportunities.
  • Broadening social networks.
  • Where Does the Program Operate?