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!

Firemark Labs - Build solutions to real world problems!

Published 24 November 2017 @ 12:06 PM, by UTS Careers

Prize: Work experience at Firemark and further develop your idea in partnership with us.

About: Over 4 weeks, you will form teams and design a solution to ultimately pitch to our internal board. Throughout the experience, you will work in our incubator and have access to its resources across a range of startups and supporting staff. 

https://firemarkstudents.typeform.com/to/wH9EnF

StartCon's Freelancer Hackathon

Published 22 November 2017 @ 12:56 PM, by UTS Careers

Prize: $8000 in prizes

About: Freelancer, the company behind Startcon, operates an online marketplace for freelance services, where millions of employers and freelancers come together to post jobs, bid on work, negotiate terms, manage projects, send payments, and more!It is your opportunity to create applications that leverage the Freelancer platform, and the army of Freelancers that use the site!

https://www.startcon.com/hackathon

Coloro Competition - Explore the world of color

Published 7 November 2017 @ 03:50 PM, by Veronika Vesela

CALL FOR ENTRIES: COLORO COMPETITION - EXPLORE THE WORLD OF COLOR

ABOUT: Take part in the Coloro competition to explore a new way of working with color and play with the Coloro digital workspace to see how easy and effective it is to amplify your color palettes. 

PRIZE: You could win Coloro products for yourself and your university, plus an opportunity for a Coloro workshop.

DEADLINE: 31st JANUARY 2018

Find out more here: https://www.artsthread.com/competitions/callforentriescolorocompetition-exploretheworldofcolor/ 

WGSN + Arts Thread Future Creator Award

Published 20 October 2017 @ 03:19 PM, by Ryan Abednego

Prize: Winner will be given the opportunity to attend WGSN Futures Melbourne (travel and accommodation budget up to £500 GBP) to promote themselves and their work to senior decision makers

About: WGSN and ARTS THREAD are Calling Out to 2016 & 2017 graduates for the opportunity to become the Winner of the Future Creator Award Melbourne.

Eligibility: 2017 & 2016 graduate artists and designers who have nationality or are resident in Australia or New Zealand.

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1sxXtdNgp2kiQSI5h7P4evkB7NobyvaSFQsTzAeqdBsQ

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'

https://careerhub.uts.edu.au/students/jobs/detail/4197430