The Australia Indonesia Association of NSW (AIA NSW) is looking for two talented students to receive the AIA CommBank Scholarship. This Scholarship involves a two-week Indonesian Language Immersion Course that will take place in Yogyakarta, Central Java, Indonesia in January 2017.
The course has been delivered by the Australian Indonesian Association of Victoria (AIAV) since 2007 ( and is part of the AIAV's very successful ongoing programme of immersion and exchange.
1) Complete this form before August 3 2016.
2) Download the Parent Teacher form from AIA NSW website, have it signed and email it to by August 3. 
Shortlisted candidates will be contacted for an interview and winners will be announced in September 2016.  
If you have difficulties with Survey Monkey format, please email and a word version of the application can be emailed to you. 

* 1. Applicant's Details

* 2. School Details

* 3. In 2016, what year are you in?

* 4. In 2017, I intend to enrol in this Indonesian course

* 5. Have you ever travelled to Indonesia? If yes, as part of a school or family visit?

* 6. To demonstrate your ability in Bahasa Indonesia, please introduce yourself and tell a new Indonesian friend about your family, your hobbies and/or your ambitions.
Answer this question (approx 200 words) in Bahasa Indonesia (Continuers and Extension students) or a mixture of both English and Bahasa Indonesia (Beginners students)

* 7. In what ways do you engage with students in other years or the local community?

* 8. Please choose one activity from above that you are most proud of and tell us why. Please include how you took initiative, handled criticism and/or worked with others. Please answer in 50 words or less.

* 9. What do you understand by the term 'cultural ambassador'? How have you acted as an ambassador for something you are involved in either in or out of school? Please answer in 40 words or less.

* 10. In 40 words or less, why are you the best candidate for the AIA Scholarship 2017?