2019 Monash Scholars events and engagement opportunities

Events are a pivotal and exciting part of engaging with students in our program.  Scholars will be formally invited to the events they are eligible to attend.

A key event that Scholars from all year levels are encouraged to attend is Open Day.

Dates are:

  • Saturday, 3 August – Peninsula
  • Sunday, 4 August – Caulfield, Clayton
  • Sunday, 18 August – Parkville

We’ll have exclusive high achievers events at Clayton Open Day – so make sure you come and say hi!

We also keep in touch with our Scholars Facebook cohort groups.  For more details of how to join your cohort group, email monashscholars@monash.edu .

Year 11

Date Event Location
Saturday, 2 March

How to win friends and influence people

This first Year 11 event focuses on the concept of networking.  Scholars are given the skills to have quality conversations, become aware of their body language and grow their confidence in social situations.

Monash Law Chambers, City
Saturday, 30 March
1pm-3pm

What It Takes to be a Doctor

This seminar will see Monash Graduate Dr Ranjana Srivastava discuss her book "What it Takes to be a Doctor." This seminar is suitable for students who have ever considered a career as a doctor or wanted to work in the health care industry. This event has limited capacity and will be restricted to one guest per scholar. This event will be recorded and shared with anyone who cannot attend.

Clayton
Saturday, 22 June
1pm-3pm

What It Takes to be a..... (Topic to be revealed soon)

More info to come soon.......

Clayton
Friday,
12 July
9am-4.15pm

Knowledge Summit  

"How can individuals influence climate change?"

The pinnacle event of the Year 11 Scholar’s calendar, the Knowledge Summit is an interdisciplinary opportunity that brings Monash’s faculties together to discuss a current topic. Students will be required to think broadly about a current issue and engage with teaching and research champions from the University.

Clayton
Thursday,
29 August
6pm-8pm

What It Takes to be a..... (Topic to be revealed soon)

More info to come soon.......

Clayton
Monday, 30 September         

Choose your own adventure

This event will allow Scholars to choose between a number of informative, experiential and social sessions according to their interests.

Clayton

Year 12

Date Event Location
April school holidays

Choosing your path appointments

We know that many of you are still unsure about what to study after high school (which is perfectly normal, by the way!), so we’re inviting you to talk it through with us.  If you’re tossing up between a few options, or want to know what courses suit your interests and abilities, you can book in for a phone call with us.

Via Phone
Saturday, 30 March
1pm-3pm

What It Takes to be a Doctor

This seminar will see Monash Graduate Dr Ranjana Srivastava discuss her book "What it Takes to be a Doctor." This seminar is suitable for students who have ever considered a career as a doctor or wanted to work in the health care industry. This event has limited capacity and will be restricted to one guest per scholar. This event will be recorded and shared with anyone who cannot attend.

Clayton
Saturday 22 June
1pm-3pm

What It Takes to be a..... (Topic to be revealed soon)

More info to come soon.......

Clayton
July School Holidays

Chat to a Student

Have questions about studying at Monash? Want to know what uni is really like? Want to know where to find the best coffee on campus? This will be your opportunity to book in for a phone call with a current Monash student to have your questions answered.

Via phone
Thursday,
29 August
6pm-8pm

What It Takes to be a..... (Topic to be revealed soon)

More info to come soon...

Clayton
Tuesday, 1 October

Year 12 Scholars break-up event

To celebrate your participation in the program and give you a chance to relax with your fellow Scholars. We'll hold a facebook poll later in the year to decide what we do. Party, movie, BBQ and games.... you will help us decide!

TBC Monash Campus
Monday, 16 December
1pm - 7pm       
Monash Change Day + High Achievers Lunch

You're invited to the Monash Change Day expo on Monday, 16 December at Monash Caulfield. The event is public from 3pm-7pm, but we'll invite you to a VIP lunch and priority hour from 1pm-3pm.
Caulfield
December - January 2020

Change of Preference and Offers

We’ll be in touch over December and January with information and support for Change of Preference and offer release. During this time, you're welcome to contact monashscholars@monash.edu if there is anything we can assist you with.

 

Please note that the Scholars event calendar changes from year-to-year, and is responsive to particular cohort needs and requests.