LARITA ACADEMY IS AN INTENSIVE TRAINING PROGRAM IN VICTORIA DESIGNED TO FUEL YOUR ENTREPRENEURIAL DRIVE, PROMOTE PATHWAYS TO EMPLOYMENT & HELP FORM POSITIVE CONNECTIONS.
Our Stories & Why we Matter
Q&A with Basketball Legend
The team and I
Setting yourself up for success
Goal setting for your life
The journey of entrepreneurship
A life in retail
Creativity, innovation and managing stress
Bringing creativity and commerce together
Working together as team
Pursuing an idea
Three half-day workshops over the 3 months following the Academy will be run
WHO CAN APPLY
Have the Right Attitude and a desire to Level Up and set yourself up for success!
Be a young person between the age of 16 and 24.
Currently or previously engaged with Whitelion in any way, or referred to Whitelion for the purpose of applying for a Larita Academy scholarship.
As part of the application process we would like you to make a submission that tells us a bit about who you are, why you would like the opportunity to attend the Larita Academy and about an accomplishment that you are particularly proud of. Tell us about how you have overcome any barriers that made this accomplishment something special. Be as creative as possible with your application! e.g. Upload a mini podcast, artwork, poem or short video recording! If you have any questions or need any assistance, contact us using the form below!
Larita Academy acknowledges the Traditional Owners and Custodians of the land on which it is situated, and we pay respect to their Elders past, present and emerging. We acknowledge and respect the continuation of cultural, spiritual and educational practices of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples across the nation. We acknowledge the sorrow of the Stolen Generations and the ongoing impacts of colonisation and dispossession on Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples. We recognise the strengths and resilience of Australia’s First Peoples and champion a reconciled, just and equitable Australia. We believe in the sovereignty and right of Australia’s First Peoples to determine their own future.