Do you know someone who would like to become an interpreter?
Multicultural NSW has launched a pilot program offering fully funded scholarships for people who speak certain priority languages to participate in an interpreter training course at TAFE NSW.
The program is offered to people who meet the eligibility requirements and speak Assyrian, Burmese, Chaldean, Kirundi, Khmer, Kurmanji Kurdish, Nepalese, Tamil, Tibetan, Tigrinya, Tongan, Pashto, Rohingya, Samoan, Somali, Italian, Greek, Maltese, Mongolian, Thai and Vietnamese.
Course graduates will be eligible to become Recognised Practising Interpreters with the National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters.
Please see the attached flyer and Promotional poster to share widely with your networks. Registrations for Term 1 will be accepted until 5pm Friday 8 February 2019.
Applicants can go to our website to register here.
2019 NSW Interpreter Scholarship Program PDF
2019 NSW Interpreter Scholarship Program Flyer