GirlBoss New Zealand, Fletcher Construction, and Fletcher Living have joined forces to bring you the
GirlBoss Advantage: Powered by Fletcher Programme
If selected, you will be a GirlBoss intern with Fletcher Construction and Fletcher Living in Auckland.
When: October 5th to October 9th 2020
Monday - Thursday: 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday: 9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Where: Fletcher Building Offices, Penrose, Auckland
Who: Young women aged 15 - 18
Cost: If selected you will receive a scholarship, worth $1000, to cover your programme fee
This 5 day accelerator programme is most suitable for young women who are passionate about at least one of the following:
- Surveying / Quantity Surveying
- Property Development
- Urban Planning
If your career interests are not listed above you are still welcome to apply.
This programme is supported by the Ministry of Education NZ.
For the rest of my life I will forever remember the friendships I made. I met girls who share the same career interests as me. These skills I learnt will stay with me and will definitely benefit me in my future when I go into the workforce.
I have become 100 times more self-assured and confident in my own abilities.
I really noticed a change in my attitude towards public speaking and personal branding after graduating from this once in a lifetime experience. I feel empowered and confident and blessed to have met the GirlBoss team and the other incredible girls in the programme. I have made life long friends. "
Frequently asked questions
Is this a residential programme?
No. The GirlBoss Advantage programme is within the hours of 9:30 am and 3:00 pm on Monday - Thursday.
I have finished high school, can I still apply?
Yes! This programme is open to any young woman aged 15 - 18.
I am not interested in Engineering/Construction/Trades etc. Can I still apply?
Yes, however, we will be prioritising applicants with an interest in Trades, Engineering, Building, Construction, and Technology.
What will I do on the programme?
The programme is highly interactive and is designed for young women who are keen to actively participate and execute on their learning.
Do I have to attend the entire Programme?
Yes. Attendance is required for the full 5 days to successfully graduate from the programme.
How much does it cost? How is it funded?
GirlBoss New Zealand works with sponsors to ensure that our programmes are free and accessible to all New Zealanders.
Where can I read the terms & conditions?
What will I need to bring?
We will supply morning tea and lunch each day.
Is there transportation available?
You will need to arrange your own transport to and from the Fletcher Building offices.