Current opportunities

PACE International activities

PACE International activities are open to all enrolled Macquarie University domestic and international students, including Macquarie University Exchange and Study Abroad students. There are three basic requirements that you need to meet to be eligible for PACE International activities:

  1. completed one session at Macquarie University
  2. have a Macquarie GPA of 2.0 or above*
  3. be enrolled or eligible to enrol in a relevant unit (if undertaking for credit).

        *Note: LAWS452 students must hold a GPA of 3.0 or above

PACE International activities are tailored to various study disciplines and are timed to fit the University timetable. Activities may not be available in all regions during each study session. Check out the table below to see what is currently on offer.

Session 1 activities 2017

Please email arts.pace@mq.ed.au to find out more about these activities and how to enrol.

Unit and Faculty

Unit and activity timing

Activity locations

Partner Organisations

Activity Costs

Grant support

SSCI301 Complete the unit and activity at the same time during Session 1 On Campus Save the Children N/A N/A
ICOZ202 Complete the unit and activity at the same time during Session 1 On Campus Empower Pacific N/A N/A
LAWS452 Complete the unit and activity at the same time during Session 1 On Campus PACOS Trust N/A N/A
LAWS452 Complete the unit and activity at the same time during Session 1 On Campus HAQ Centre for Child Rights N/A N/A

 

Winter Vacation activities 2017

Applications for Winter Vacation 2017 activities open on the 5 December 2016 - 8 March 2017. Apply via the Apply Now page on our website. Winter Vacation activities run for 4 weeks over the Winter Vacation break from the 1 - 30 July 2017.

Unit and Faculty

Unit and activity timing

Activity locations*

Partner Organisations*

Activity Costs**

Grant Support

Co-curricular (not for academic credit) N/A Peru Peru's Challenge $2,500 -
$3,000
$2,400
The Philippines Bahay Tuluyan $2,500 -
$3,000
$2,400
Vietnam Know One Teach One (KOTO) $1,800 -
$2,500
$3,000
NCP***
PACE360
(All Faculties)
Complete unit in Winter Vacation at the same time as your activity. Unit includes four compulsory tutorials before you leave and two after you return. India Restless Development /  
Pravah
$1,800 -
$2,300
$3,000
NCP***
Nepal Restless Development TBC $1,700
Peru Peru's Challenge $2,500 -
$3,000
$2,400
The Philippines Bahay Tuluyan $1,800 -
$2,500
$1,300
Vietnam Know One Teach One (KOTO) $1,800 -
$2,500
$1,400
ANTH225
(FOA)
Complete unit in Winter Vacation at the same time of your activity. Fiji The University of the South Pacific $1,800 -
$2,500
$3,000
NCP***
CUL350
(FOA)
Complete the unit in Session 2 after your activity in Winter Vacation. Cambodia Cambodian Organisation of Children and Development (COCD) TBC $3,000
NCP***
Malaysia PACOS Trust $1,700 -
$2,200
$3,000
NCP***
ENGL374
(FOA)
Complete the unit in Session 2 after your activity in Winter Vacation. Peru Peru's Challenge $2,500 -
$3,000
$2,400
Fiji Empower Pacific $1,800 -
$2,500
$3,000
NCP***
INTS305
(FOA)
Complete the unit in Session 1 before your activity in Winter Vacation. India Restless Development /
Pravah
$1,800 -
$2,300
$3,000
NCP***
Peru Peru's Challenge $2,500 -
$3,000
$2,400
Vietnam Know One Teach One (KOTO) $1,800 -
$2,500
$1,400
LAWS452 / LAWS899
(FOA)
Complete the unit in Session 2 after your activity in Winter Vacation. Fiji Citizens Constitution Forum (CCF) $1,800 -
$2,500
$3,000
NCP***
India Child Rights Clinic of V.M. Salgaocar College of Law $1,800 -
$2,300
$3,000
NCP***
Malaysia PACOS Trust $1,700 -
$2,200
$3,000
NCP***
Nepal Restless Development TBC $1,700
The Philippines Centre for Migrant Advocacy $1,800 -
$2,500
$1,300
MAS350
(FOA)
Complete the unit in Session 2 after your activity in Winter Vacation. Vietnam AFAP Vietnam $1,800 -
$2,500
$1,400
SSCI301
(FOA)
Complete the unit in Session 1 before your activity in Winter Vacation. Cambodia Cambodian Organisation for Children and Development (COCD) $1,800 -
$2,500
$3,000
NCP***
Fiji Save the Children $1,800 -
$2,500
$3,000
NCP***
Malaysia PACOS Trust $1,700 -
$2,200
$3,000
NCP***
HLTH300
(FOHS)
Complete the unit in Session 2 after your activity in Winter Vacation. Cambodia Cambodian Organisation of Children and Development  (COCD) /

Khmer HIV Aids NGO Alliance (KHANA)
$1,800 -
$2,500
$3,000
NCP***
India Restless Development $1,800 -
$2,300
$3,000
NCP***
Peru Peru's Challenge $2,500 -
$3,000
$2,400
Vietnam AFAP Vietnam $1,800 -
$2,500
$1,400
PSY399
(FOHS)
Complete the unit in Session 2 after your activity in Winter Vacation. Fiji Empower Pacific $1,800 -
$2,500
$3,000
NCP***
India Restless Development /
Pravah
$1,800 -
$2,300
$3,000
NCP***
Indonesia Yakkum $2,000 -
$2,500
$1,200
Vietnam Blue Dragon $1,800 -
$2,500
$1,400

*Activity locations and partner organisations are subject to change depending on student numbers.
**Activity costs are based on 2016 activity costs and are an estimate
***New Colombo Grant (NCP) funding is conditional on individual eligibility and may be subject to change. Read more about eligibility requirements on the NCP website.