Global Leaders Program

Your future starts here.

The world is changing. Becoming more complex by the day. The Academy’s Global Leaders Program gets you future-ready. Prepares you to compete with the world’s best, and become a leader of tomorrow.

The program is a pathway for students with exceptional potential to receive an early offer and a premium experience within the Academy, including:

  • Membership of The Academy.
  • A $2,000 'Smart Start' scholarship.
  • A university-sponsored overseas academic or leadership experience.
  • Advanced study of global citizenship, democracy and social change.



Apply now to become a future leader.

"Through the Global Leaders Program, I feel empowered that my influence can span far further than just in the Macarthur region, but nationally and globally."

— Briana Melville. Academy Global Leaders Award Recipient. Completed Democracy and Citizenship Studies at Stellenbosch University, South Africa.

How to apply

Applicants are encouraged to supply appropriate supporting documentation so make sure you read through the form to know what is required.

Excluded degrees

This program does not currently apply to degrees in Medicine/Surgery, Physiotherapy, Podiatric Medicine, Occupational Therapy, Midwifery, Law, Architectural Studies. If there is any change, we’ll let you know.

Got questions?

Contact our Course Information Centre on 1300 897 669, click the Live Chat icon at the top of the page or email