Elevate: Boosting women in STEM will award more than 500 scholarships to women and non-binary people.

Elevate addresses gender inequities in STEM through fostering industry-academia collaborations in research and business, growing professional skills in STEM and propelling scholars into leadership.

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ATSE's Elevate: Boosting women in STEM program will award up to 500 undergraduate and postgraduate scholarships to women and non-binary people in STEM. Elevate aims to address gender inequities in STEM through fostering more women and non-binary led industry-academia collaborations in applied research and business, growing professional skills of women in STEM and propelling women and non-binary people into leadership.

The Elevate program provides:
• A scholarship 
• Access to events and networking 
• Mentoring 
• Wellbeing support during scholars’ university studies

Elevate scholarships are awarded across three categories - – Undergraduate, Postgraduate Research and Leadership. The program is funded by the Department of Industry, Science and Resources and the Department of Defence. A network of partner organisations from across industry and academia support program delivery.

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2025 scholarships are now open via our external applications platform

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About Elevate

Elevate aims to address gender inequities in STEM through fostering more women and non-binary led industry-academia collaborations in applied research and business, growing professional skills of women in STEM and propelling women and non-binary people into leadership. 
 
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Elevate 2025 Applications – Applicant Information Session

Applications are open for the Australian Academy of Technological Sciences & Engineering’s Elevate: Boosting women in STEM Scholarships.

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Elevate program strategy

Elevate is funded by the Department of Industry, Science and Resources (DISR) and the Department of Defence and aims to address gender inequities in STEM.

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Elevate Advisory Group

STEM champions from across the breadth of academia and industry who will help shape an immersive program for scholarship recipients.

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Elevate FAQs

Read the answers to the questions we're asked the most about Elevate including information on eligibility, scholarships, study choice and the application process.


 

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