Top100 Future Leaders Preparation Program

Our Top100 Future Leaders Preparation Program is a targeted program to give you the competitive edge when applying for the prestigious Top 100 Future Leaders Competition.

What's involved in the program?

If you're thinking of entering the Top100 Future Leaders Competition then give yourself the best opportunity to progress through, and potentially win one of the highly sought-after Top100 Future Leaders Awards, by completing our Top100 Future Leaders Preparation Program.

Our program is aligned with each stage of the Top100 Future Leaders Competition. With online activities and/or interactive workshops, we will help you with your application, video interviews and assessment centres.

We encourage all students who submit an application for the Top100 Future Leaders Competition to complete all aspects of the preparation program, no matter how far you progress in the Top100 process.

After all, this process will help you be more competitive when applying for summer vacation internships and graduate positions, by developing a deeper understanding of the job application process and what employers look for in graduates.

Top100 Future Leaders Preparation Program Agenda

Resources to assist you throughout the process

Pace yourself through the following online activities that are aligned with each step of the Top100 Future Leaders competition, to give yourself the best opportunity to progress through and potentially win one of the highly sought-after Top100 Future Leaders Awards.

Interactive workshop sessions

We will run online interactive workshop sessions to help you gain a more in-depth understanding of the application process:

  • How to: write a successful resume and cover letter;
  • What are selection criteria and how do you address them?;
  • How to: ace your job interview; and
  • How to: stand out at assessment centres

One-on-one mock interviews

Careers Central will be conducting 20 minute, one-on-one mock interviews up until Wednesday, 1 September 2021. Book in your mock interview as part of your preparation today. 

How to book your mock interview:

  1. Book in a Career Chat
  2. Select "I would like interview practice"
  3. Choose the day and time that suits

Key dates

Below are key dates relating to the Top100 Future Leaders competition. Our program has been designed to assist you at each of these stages.

ActivityDate
Applications open for Top100 Future Leaders competition Monday, 9 August
Applications close for Top100 Future Leaders competition Monday, 30 August
Psychometric testing Friday, 3 September - Monday, 13 September
Video interviews Wednesday, 15 September - Monday, 27 September
Top100 established and announced Monday, 25 October

Previous UOW student finalists

Here's what Teja Roberts, finalist for the Broadspectrum Innovation Award - Top100 Future Leaders Awards 2020, has to say about applying to Top100 Future Leaders Competition:

"I would really encourage anyone thinking of applying to seek out the help of our wonderful careers team, who can help you perfect your CV and application. I know for me, it can be really hard to talk myself up positively, so there is a definite benefit to reaching out for free, professional guidance from the Careers Central team!"

Get in touch


If you need support throughout the program please contact Careers Central