The Seeds for the Future – Industry-Focused Education and Training Program is a three day residential training course held at the National Training and Innovation Centre at Huawei Australia's HQ in Sydney.  Participating students gain an insight into the future of the ICT industry and the opportunities it will provide. Topics covered include data management, enterprise networks, consumer devices and careers in IT.

Upon successful completion, students will be presented with a Huawei Certified Training reference – an invaluable addition to any CV when looking for a job after graduation.

Am I eligible?

To be considered for Huawei’s Seeds for the Future – Industry Focused Education and Training Program students need to match the following criteria:

  • An Australian passport holder
  • Studying a STEM or related discipline
  • Second year of study
  • Demonstrate excellent academic acumen – (transcript must be provided)
  • Have a strong interest in telecoms and technology issues
  • Complete the application form
  • Provide a 500 word essay detailing your interest in this program

Is Seeds for the Future for me?

If you are a 2nd year university student studying an ICT-related discipline, Seeds for the Future is for you. You will get...

  • Insights into the future of the ICT industry and the opportunities it will provide
  • Visit one of Australia’s largest telecommunications companies and hear from industry experts
  • Network with industry peers
  • Develop EQ skills generally unobtainable at university
  • Training reference for inclusion in your CV

The Program

  • 10th April

    Applications Open. Universities commence advertising/application and review process.

  • 15th May

    Applications Close.

  • W/c 22nd May

    Huawei notified of shortlisted candidates, interviews scheduled and conducted.

  • W/c 19th June

    Successful candidates notified by Huawei. Introduction processes commence.

  • 11th-13th July

    Seeds for the Future program dates.

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Your Huawei Jouney is Only Beginning

Huawei Seeds for the Future is a global initiative which has been successfully operating since 2008.  The program has been implemented in 96 countries worldwide and over 2,500 students have participated.

In Australia Huawei offers two programs under the Seeds for the Future umbrella; Seeds for the Future: Industry-Focused Education and Training Program (now open for application) and Seeds for the Future: China Experience.

Seeds for the Future: China Experience is a three week immersive program based in China.  Successful applicants spend an initial period at the Beijing Language and Cultural University. From there you are flown to Huawei’s HQ in Shenzhen where you learn about Huawei’s international business culture and receive technical training from some of the finest professionals in the industry.  In 2017 the program will run from 25th November to 15th December.

Applications for Seeds for the Future: China Experience will open 7th August 2017.

About Huawei

Huawei is a leading information and communications technology (ICT) solutions provider serving 45 of the world’s top 50 telecom operators. In Australia, Huawei creates over 800 jobs and works with all major Australian operators. Half of the Australian population already use some sort of Huawei product for their telecommunications needs.

At Huawei our vision is clear – to create a better connected world. We are passionate about the importance of science and innovation to deliver the products and services of tomorrow and, like you, we take seriously the role we play to foster a new generation of talent in Australia.

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