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The GirlBoss Advantage Programme is run by GirlBoss New Zealand - New Zealand's leading organisation for ambitious young women.

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The Benefits

If you want to:

  • Make more informed career decisions

  • Gain confidence in corporate settings

  • Get exposure to  male dominated fields, such as STEM and Finance, in which women are under represented.

  • Avoid the course changes and high drop out rates which are all too common in New Zealand Universities. (Two-thirds of kiwi university students are not completing their basic undergraduate degrees within the three years.)

  • Help us to increase diversity across the well paid roles on offer at New Zealand's leading corporate organisations.

then the GirlBoss Advantage programme is for you!

The GirlBoss Advantage programme is designed to help you:

  • Find a career that excites you and enables you to fulfil your potential

  • Gain exposure to a range of roles across NZ's largest companies

  • Build CV worthy work experience

  • Develop and pitch solutions to real life business problems 

  • Build your networks through the development of authentic professional relationships

  • Learn about different ways in which you can fulfil your dreams in STEAM.

Testimonial 

"When I was answering the questions for the GirlBoss Scholarship, I could feel a fire enlighten within me and a spark that something great was going to happen.

The best part is, that gut feeling was absolutely correct. Thanks to GirlBoss for giving me the opportunity to meet such amazing mentors and extremely talented people at Datacom and in the technology industry.

The GirlBoss Scholarship not only opened so many doors for me professionally (I am now working full-time at Datacom! ) but it also given me new-found confidence. The whole experience helped me to build my network and create my personal brand. It’s been more than a year now, people in the office still address me as GirlBoss, and that makes me extremely proud and happy!"

- Farhein

GirlBoss Scholarship Recipient 

Support Analyst, Datacom NZ

"Don't wait for a permission slip to create change, you are never too young to be unapologetically ambitious in the pursuit of your most audacious goals."

Alexia Hilbertidou, CEO of GirlBoss NZ