2018 True North Scholarship for Women Application
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Are you bright, enthusiastic and curious? Do you want to have a positive impact? Do you enjoy solving challenging problems? Are you looking to chart your own course through an extraordinary career?
Bain & Company is one of the world’s leading global business consulting firms, serving clients across six continents on issues of strategy, operations, technology, organisation and mergers and acquisitions. Everything we do at Bain & Company is guided by True North. True North is an unchanging and true point on a gyro-compass. It is constant, singular and not affected by factors like magnetic forces or location. For us, True North is our unswerving commitment to always do the right thing by our clients, our people, and our communities. Part of that commitment is to enable women to achieve their full potential at work and in our communities.
Bain & Company Australia is delighted to invite you to apply for our True North Scholarship for Women – open to female students in their penultimate year of undergraduate study.
Applying for the scholarship provides the opportunity to:
- Receive a $15,000 scholarship and a Bain mentor to provide guidance and access to a vast professional network
- Be invited to attend a one-day ‘True North’ workshop designed to inspire and equip you with practical skills to develop your leadership ability and increase your personal impact
- Potentially receive an offer to join Bain Australia as an Associate Consultant in 2020
Who should apply?
To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be:
- An Australian citizen or Permanent Resident, or New Zealand citizen
- A female penultimate year undergraduate student, expecting to graduate at the end of 2019 or mid-2020
- A strong academic achiever who thrives on creating an impact
- Someone who enjoys solving complex problems and delivering results
- Active in community or extra-curricular activities
True North Workshop
The True North Workshop will offer a unique insight into our industry and what a career in consulting can offer you, as well as opportunities to learn and practice a number of key skills, including some of the tools our teams use to crack critical business problems. Taking part in our True North Workshop is an excellent opportunity to meet a group of high achieving young women from across Australia and New Zealand and together hear about the impact we have here at Bain. We truly believe our supportive culture can help you achieve your full potential.
How to apply: Submit your application below by 11:59pm AEST 8 July 2018.
You’ll need to include your CV (1-2 pages), a cover letter outlining why you’re interested in our scholarship and how you meet our selection criteria above (1 page) and your university transcripts (unofficial transcripts accepted).
11:59pm AEST 8 July – Application deadline
13 July – Invitations to first-round interviews and True North Workshop extended
20 July – True North Workshop
Week commencing 30 July – First-round interviews
Week commencing 6 August – Final round interviews