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Inspired by Business program

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The Inspired by Business program is aimed at domestic NSW high school students applying for the Bachelor of Commerce or Bachelor of Commerce/ Bachelor of Advanced Studies via our Early Offer Year 12 (E12) Scheme.

Why apply for the Inspired by Business program?

Successful applicants to the Inspired by Business program will receive financial support through the Inspired by Business scholarship, valued at $10,000 per year for each year of their undergraduate business degree. In addition, Inspired by Business program students receive:

  • opportunities to study and/or work overseas with financial support from second year
  • an Inspired by Business program mentor
  • personalised career-planning sessions and other support from the Business School's Careers and Employability Office


You must meet the Early Offer Year 12 (E12) Scheme eligibility criteria regarding financial hardship or residing in an area of socio-economic disadvantage.

You also need to:

Selected students will be invited to interview as part of the assessment for Inspired by Business scholarship by a Business School panel after 20 September 2020.

Inspired by Business Gadigal scholarships

If you are of Australian Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander descent, you may be eligible for the Inspired by Business Gadigal scholarship. In addition to the financial and career support offered by the Inspired by Business program, you will receive:

  • access to mentoring, tutoring, pastoral care and culturally safe spaces through the Mana Yura student support team
  • assistance with access to university services such as accommodation and orientation
  • academic advice and student mentorship

For more information, visit the Inspired by Business Gadigal scholarship page.

Tracy Trieu

Tracy Trieu
Bachelor of Commerce (Inspired by Business Program)
"Being a part of the Inspired by Business family meant establishing friendships very early on in university and having teachers and mentors I could rely on when I needed advice. The Inspired by Business support system - the staff and other students - was the backbone to my university experience."
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