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IEC Young Professionals Programme

Are you an emerging leader in the energy or electrotechnology industry? Do you want to represent Australia in international standards development? The IEC Young Professionals Programme 2024 is an opportunity for emerging leaders in energy and electrotechnology to further develop their skills on an international stage.

In addition to the Standards Australia NEXTgen Contributors Program, we are also looking for applicants to participate in the IEC Young Professionals Programme. You can learn more about the program on the IEC website.

The program includes an Annual Workshop which will be held in parallel with the IEC 2024 General Meeting in Edinburgh, Scotland on 21st – 25th October 2024.

There will be a maximum of two applicants chosen for this prestigious program.

How to Apply?

If you are interested in applying for the IEC Young Professionals Programme 2024, then please provide your CV and a cover letter addressing the targeted questions listed below:

  • Why do you want to be considered for the IEC Young Professionals Program 2024?
  • Give an example of a time that you have demonstrated leadership within a professional setting.
  • What does leadership mean to you?

Please keep your cover letter, including answers to a maximum of 800 words.

All written applications and documents can be sent to
Applications close at 5pm, Friday 5 July 2024.