APPLY FOR A 2019 Internship with GIRLEDWORLD!


About girledworld 2019 Internship ProgramS

Girledworld Internships are for 15-18-Year old girls interested in diving into a fast-paced, startup team environment DURING SCHOOL HOLIDAYS ACROSS 2019.

Our girledworld internship program is designed to allow opportunities for students to immerse in real-world work environments, learn new skills and to enable disadvantaged or underrepresented students access to exciting future career opportunities in the edtech industry. Students from all schools, and students who identify with a group that is historically underrepresented in the technology or startup industry, are encouraged to apply.

Internship programs of work enable interns to engage in high-impact education product design, marketing and data analytics, content creation and girledworld programming elements while also building meaningful relationships with other girledworld interns and team through a variety of workplace and event activities. We love co-design so interns will also have a chance to unleash their ideas on our teams, too!

Application Timeline

  • Applications: We currently are oversubscribed for internship applications however please submit details and we will be in touch if more places open for additional internship projects across 2019.

  • Interviews: Successful applicants are contacted and interviews are conducted in the state of city of internship placement.

  • Internship: (Dates and total hours are flexible via negotiation and pending applicant suitability, skillset and desired program of work).

Once an application has been submitted via the form below, we will be in touch to provide regular status updates to all applicants and notify you of upcoming internship opportunities, and whether you have progressed to an interview.

Successful interns will be placed in teams across the business according to their background, interests and suitable programs of work. You can learn more about our work and 2019 program lineup here.


  • Girledworld interns are given a lot of responsibility and the opportunity to provide a meaningful contribution to their teams. Specific responsibilities are assigned to interns at the start of the program. We love co-design so interns will also have a chance to unleash their ideas on our teams, too!


Minimum application criteria:

  • Students must be currently enrolled in an Australian secondary school or learning institution and must have turned 15 years of age by January 1, 2019.

  • Students must be available to undertake an internship in 2019 (in specified state or territory) for a minimum of 15 onsite hours or more by prior arrangement (Melbourne, Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide, Hobart, Geelong).

  • Students must have parents/guardians authorisation to undertake an internship. Our team will also require a short telephone conversation with parent/guardian prior to internship commencement.

Preferred personal attributes:

  • A growth mindset, willingness to learn and get involved with tasks and teams no matter the jobs to be done!

  • Problem-solving and analytical skills and an interest in learning about the business and its programs.

  • A good level of maturity, strong interpersonal and organizational skills and the ability to navigate an ambiguous environment.

  • Interest in the technology and startup industry and girledworld’s business.