WISE - Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Together with eLearning partner Peopleplan, Young Change Agents were one of the first recipients of the Women in STEM and Entrepreneurship grants. Over 18 months, Young Change Agents has worked with over 1200 girls across QLD, NSW and the NT and had over 100 teachers participate in our capacity building program. Here are some of the resulting projects.
Sponsored by WISE - Department of Industry, Innovation and Science
Ending cyberbullying in Australia and giving victims a voice
We believe gender shouldn't be on the label.
We believe in empowering young women to consider male dominated roles in the STEM field.
Safe Space - Youth
Improving the mental health of teenagers.
"Dunk Ya Junk"
We want to make cleaning the environment fun!
How might we educate people about the effects and consequences of recycling?
Ballads in the Bathtub
Improving and supporting youth mental wellbeing.
Improving mental wellbeing and promoting environmental awareness.
Promoting a new approach to resolving teen conflicts.
Back to Basics
72% of Australians report that they are physically affected by stress and 51% do not seek help for stress.
To expose people of Taree to different cultures to reduce racism.
Online School Information
Reducing usage of paper within schools.
Move, Shake N Fit
To improve health of young people.
School and Back Again
Reducing stress within families by helping transport kids to and from school.
Reducing litter on beaches by converting it into water bottles and bracelets.
We want to break the cycle of alcoholism in our aboriginal communities.
Removing litter and pollution from the ocean through the sale of recycled bracelets.
Providing a safe environment where youth can be listened to and understood.
Helping our youth to become more financially literate to reduce poverty
Humpty Doo Wildlife Resort
Putting Humpty Doo on the map and providing youth opportunities for training and employment.
11 million + horsefeed bags go into landfill each year in Australia. This is causing pollution which affects us and our animals.
Experiences for Life
We believe education needs to change. Education should be about teaching students how to learn.