Participating in a work-ready competition is a great chance to challenge yourself in your particular area of interest. Employers seek students that have the drive to pursue external projects while still remaining committed to university studies. 

You will be able to test your skills in a practical setting, while still remaining in a safe and encouraging environment.

Think of it as a stepping stone towards your career goals!

Relationwise - Content Marketing Challenge

Published 13 October 2017 @ 01:27 PM, by UTS Careers

Prize: Trip to San Francisco + Ticket to Saastr Annual Entrepreneur conference + Internship at Relationwise in London 

About: The Relationwise Content Marketing Challenge is an opportunity for you to share your thoughts, knowledge and ideas about business as a young business person. Write an original piece of content marketing in 1,000 to 2,000 words about the topic 'The benefits of making employees happy'

HULT Prize - Pitch to Change the World!

Published 6 October 2017 @ 04:39 PM, by UTS Careers

Prize: US$ 1 million in seed capital to help launch a social enterprise. 

About:The Hult Prize is the world's largest international student competition for social good and entrepreneurship. The annual, year-long competition crowd-sources ideas from students after challenging them to solve a pressing social issue around topics such as food security, water access, and education. UTS Students from all faculties will come together to form teams to work on their concept with the winning team representing UTS in Boston, San Francisco, London, Shanghai or Dubai in early-2018

Find out more below:

Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand - Audit Technology Competition 2017

Published 8 September 2017 @ 04:14 PM, by UTS Careers

Prize: $2000

About: Design a new way to improve the audit process using technology. You can explore any type of technology including apps, data analytics, cloud computing, artificial intelligence (AI), machine learning, drones, robotics or blockchain. The idea could be used at any stage at the audit process i.e. from pre-engagement activities to reporting.

Top100 Future Leaders Awards

Published 5 September 2017 @ 10:20 AM, by UTS Careers

Prize: All finalists, winners and universities are published in the AFR alongside the results for the Top100 graduate employers

About: The future leaders competition is a chance to gain exposure to Australia’s best graduate employers and try out an actual recruitment process before you have to do the real thing , all while representing your university.

The Adobe Creative Pursuit

Published 23 August 2017 @ 12:16 PM, by UTS Careers

Prize: 180 prizes available to win including: Microsoft Surface Studio, Microsoft Surface Pro, Adobe Creative Cloud subscription

About: Adobe is introducing a new way to demonstrate your ability and originality within a creative community. Adobe Creative Pursuit is a student-driven competition — with a twist. You’ll digitally race to collect as many points as you can and see your efforts rewarded, if you have what it takes.