The Social Impact Explorer Program

A design thinking program for girls in and around Albury/Wodonga.

The Social Impact Explorer program empowers teams of girls to identify a problem in their community and then ideate, validate and test a solution in the form of a social enterprise.

  • Teams can be between 4-6 high school aged girls
  • This is a two-day program: 5/11 + 6/11, 9.30am-3pm
  • This program will be led by Young Change Agent facilitators
  • Educators are invited to attend*
  • It’s free
  • Prizes to be won
  • The program will be delivered online, due to COVID-19 restrictions.


Educators are participants in the program and is the first of our four stages of professional development. You will be immersed in the program forming a teacher team doing everything the students do. After the program you’ll receive a 12-month license to our eLearning platform with NESA accredited training and other resources.


Young Change Agents is a NFP social enterprise with a mission to help young people see problems as opportunities through entrepreneurship, Our focus is on building the mindset, skillset and toolset of young people and we do this in a scalable way by investing in eco-system development, teacher capacity building and proprietary technology to support our face-to-face programs. In 2020, Young Change Agents is a key delivery partner for the Australian Government initiative, the Academy of Enterprising Girls as well as a Digital Futures Partner of Telstra Foundation reaching youth in regional and rural areas across Australia. Our programs are inclusive of all youth including marginalised and disadvantaged young Australians.


As a leader in regional innovation, the Charles Sturt University Innovation Hubs have been supporting the regions innovators for three years. The Hubs have a number of initiatives that help develop ground breakers from a flicker of an idea to full blown startups, including Incubator programs, founder events, innovation and entrepreneurship programs for university and high school students.


The value of this program is $5,000 funded by the Academy for Enterprising Girls. There is no charge to your school.

If you cancel the program within 2 weeks of the start date you will be charged 50% of the course value. If cancelled within 3 days of the program start date you will be charged the entire course value. *COVID19 reasons exempt.

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