To secure an internship, these students will need to pitch during a ‘speed-dating’ event on the 25November.
In these rapid pitch sessions, the candidates will be required to demonstrate why they deserve one of 30 prestigious internships with the fintech startup community.
, a summer fintech internship program created to give university students the opportunity to work with local startups in the fintech space.
Stone & Chalk is trialling Data61’s new platform ( to match its startups to students of various disciplines from top Australian universities.
In just 54 hours, you will experience the highs, lows, fun, and pressure that make up life at a startup.
As you learn how to create a real company, you'll meet the very best mentors, investors, cofounders, and sponsors who are ready to help you get started.
The interns will work on a range of projects involving skills in business, commerce, coding, developing websites, creating web content, social media, graphic design, business modelling and market research.
The internships will range from single, one-off projects (lasting a few weeks) to 2-3 months throughout summer to ongoing opportunities.
100 have been selected to participate in the program, including students from UNSW, UTS, University of Sydney, Macquarie, Western Sydney University and University of Wollongong.You'll be responsible for everything from finding customers to building your product. Latin America has always been a fascinating region to me.Its cultural and geographic diversity make it one of the most interesting in the world, and those things that most capture my attention are their ability to adapt to changes and the infinite imagination they have to overcome adversity. Read more Latin America has always been a fascinating region to me.By the end, they are spending one minute pitching and 14 minutes answering questions.” Heras says that he is keen to expand Mentor Live to Brisbane when there is sufficient interest. A speed-dating service that connects smart data-driven engineers, scientists and communicators to businesses is changing the relationship between students and start-ups, making it easier for both sides to eye up a potential partner.Your local Organizers will set up the ideal environment for you to be successful and learn as much as possible in just 54 hours.