Supporting the Next Generation of Innovative Developers

The team at mindmybag recognizes young ambition, drive & talent. Our aim is to encourage & support the next generation of students & future leaders. If you’re a student studying Computer Science / Software Engineering or something else & have a passion for tech, please apply and share your interest with everyone!

Award Value

AUD $1,000

Award Name

mindmybag Technical Scholarship

Application Deadline

June 30th, every year.

Who Can Apply?

A successful applicant of our technical scholarships should

  • Be listed as a current graduate or undergraduate student in a technical institution, community/junior college, or a university; or
  • Intend to enter a technical institution, college, or an institution of higher education on a part-time or full-time basis for the current academic year

Application Process

To apply for our scholarship, candidates must submit a project for assessment

Application Topic: How to deliver an MVP for a 'sharing economy' start-up (e.g. uber / AirBnB / mindmybag etc)

Submissions are accepted via 3 options

  • A creative infographic (pdf); or
  • Informational video (YouTube link); or
  • A 1000-1200 word essay (.doc)

Candidates should also provide the following supporting documents

  • CV or Resume (current college or university students)
  • Proof of enrolment
  • Two letters of reference

How to submit your complete application

  • Please send an email to
  • Include the following: Name, Phone Number and Mailing Address
  • Subject Line as: "mindmybag Technical Scholarship”

Terms & Conditions

The following terms & conditions apply:

  • The scholarship winner will be based on the examination of the applications
  • All applications will be reviewed by a collection of experts and ranked based on the quality, viability & completeness
  • The winner will be selected on a competitive basis and notified by email with further instructions
  • Award will be sent directly to the winner to be used towards costs associated with their education
  • Any applicants found ineligible under the above mentioned requirements, or found to provide false or untrue information, will be denied