Monash Food Innovation Project

Monash Food Innovation Program is back on!

Want to craft your career in the international food industry?

Monash Food Innovation Project

Monash Food Innovation (MFI) is working with Enterprise Singapore to run a food innovation challenge to develop food products for the Australian market. Enterprise Singapore is the Singapore government agency championing enterprise development. It also supports the growth of Singapore as a hub for global trading and startups. The Faculties of Engineering, Science and the Monash Business School are teaming up and inviting Business, Science and Engineering students to apply for this unique cross-discipline collaboration effort.

Successful applicants will work on a 6-week intensive international collaboration project with MFI - an Australian leader in food innovation and a Singaporean Small to Medium Enterprise (SME) to develop a product offering suitable for the Australian market. Applications are now open so don't hesitate to apply!

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Ready to Apply?

If you are currently undertaking any of the following degrees, you may be eligible to apply.

For students completing WIL under the Business Faculty, please check your eligibility here  

Once applications close, all applicants will have their eligibility confirmed by the Business School before proceeding to the next stage.

Study Level

Degree Type

WIL Unit

Undergraduate only

Single degree in business or commerce

BEX 3350/3351

Double degree in business or commerce + engineering

BEX 3350/3351

Double degree in business or commerce + science

BEX 3350/3351 or SCI3920

Study Level

Degree Type

WIL Unit

Undergraduate only

Double degree in engineering + science

SCI3920

Double degree in engineering + business or commerce

BEX 3350/3351

For students completing WIL under the Science Faculty, please check your eligibility here.

Study Level

Degree Type

WIL Unit

Undergraduate only

Single or double degree in science

SCI3920

Double degree in science + engineering

SCI3920

Double degree in science + commerce

BEX 3350/3351 or SCI3920

Bachelor of Science Advanced - Global Challenges (Honours)

SCI3501

For students completing WIL under the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences, please check your eligibility here

Study Level

Degree Type

WIL Unit

Undergraduate only

Single degree in biomedical science

BEM2032

Double degree in biomedical science + science

​SCI3920

Double degree in biomedical science + business or commerce

​BEX 3350/3351

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During this intensive unit, you will spend a total of six weeks, participating in a series of online workshops, project meetings with MFI and your SME, culminating in a final online pitch of your ideas to a panel of judges.

Credit Points & Contact Hours:

You will receive six credit points upon completion of the six weeks. Hours will be approximately 10-15 hours of structured workshops and meetings with Singaporean hosts and MFI, with additional individual / group project work. The content will be delivered online, with regular contact with the Singaporean businesses.

Get a Taste of Industry Experience

Under the guidance of Monash Food Innovation, you will work in a team to solve an industry-based challenge that would help the Victorian Government and Enterprise Singapore unlock commercial opportunities for the ANZ market.

Fantastic Benefits

  • Opportunity to work with Monash Food Innovation – Australia’s leading capability in Food Innovation
  • Attain industry experience with valuable insights into the ANZ food market
  • This industry-based project forms part of the Work Integrated Learning (WIL) internship program^
  • Be eligible for six credit points towards your undergraduate degree upon successful completion
  • Expand your professional network
  • Get a head-start in your career

^This WIL internship is unpaid. Monash does not ask any WIL host to provide payment  to students.


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