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Experience Air Force 2021

The Royal Australian Air Force (RAAF) will be celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2021.  The City of Albany have generously provided a scholarship opportunity for young people to participate in ‘A day in the life at the Air Force 2021 (AF2021)'.  The ‘Experience AF2021’ scholarship opportunity is open to youth currently in grades 7 to 12 (ages 12-18 years of age) from all high schools within the City of Albany municipality.

About the RAAF

The RAAF is the second oldest independent Air Force in the world. The RAAF’s enduring commitment is reflected in the Centenary Theme: Then. Now. Always.

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Objectives

To facilitate opportunities for City of Albany youth to experience career development and build on skills and abilities.

Prizes

Each successful participant will be awarded “Day in the Life of Air Force Experience” which includes;

  • Return flights for winner and parent/ guardian with REX Airlines from Albany to Perth
  • Accommodation in Perth to attend the following events:
    • VIP tour of the RAAF Base Pearce.
    • Perth Open Day with VIP behind the scenes access
    • Burswood Activation Day

Travel between scheduled events will be provided as part of the scholarship package for the RAAF.

Judging Criteria

The judging panel will consist of representatives from the RAAF and City of Albany and will award points according to the below criteria:

  • Demonstrated evidence of contribution to community

  • Evidence of personal development/ academic excellence

  • Clarity and quality of the response to questions outlined

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Contacts

Should you need to discuss your application, please contact the City of Albany on (08) 6820 3035 or email staff@albany.wa.gov.au

How to Enter

1. Read the Day in the Life of Air Force Experience - Terms and Conditions.

2. Gather any documents (academic achievements, awards, volunteer experiences, video profile etc.) that will support your application

Documents and pictures should be jpeg .png or PDF format and no larger than 5MB.

Video files should be no larger than 100MB.

3. Fill in this entry form and attach your supporting documents.

Entry’s close 30th April, 2021. Successful entrants will be notified the week of the 17th May, 2021.

Day in the Life of Air Force Experience - Entry Form

Day in the Life of Air Force Experience - Terms and Conditions.

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