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How Australian companies are paving my way through higher education

As a Co-op scholar companies provide me ongoing payments throughout my whole degree in exchange for completing internships with them.

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I am an Australian university student who has a Co-op Scholarship funded by Australian companies: * Students: receive industry experience and financial support, chance to practice concepts taught at university. *Companies: additional staff, chance to build relationships with future graduates This helps to cover expenses such as textbooks, travel, membership for clubs, stationary.

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