Young Endeavour Youth Development Program voyages are open to Australian youth aged 16-23 on the day of departure of each voyage.

Successful applicants must:
•be Australian citizens or permanent residents
•be aged 16-23 years on the day of departure of the selected voyage
•weigh less than 120kg
•be able to swim 50 metres
•be in good health

Please note there are certain medical conditions, including some controlled by medication, which preclude participation.

These include:
•Diabetes Mellitus
•Epilepsy
•Depression and Mental Illness treated by medication
•Severe Asthma
•Communicable Diseases such as Chicken Pox, Glandular Fever, German Measles, Hepatitis or HIV(AIDS)
•Broken or sprained limbs
•Pregnancy - if participation is considered inappropriate by the applicant's doctor

 

If selected for a voyage, your offer is provisional until you complete a health check by your own GP, which includes your doctor's approval for you to undertake the voyage. This may then be subject to further approval by the Navy Fleet Medical Officer.

Offers are provisional until applicants make full payment and all forms are completed, signed, returned and cleared by the Young Endeavour Youth Scheme.

A 20% deposit will be required on acceptance. This must be paid with 14 days.

Only one online application is accepted per person, however this application can be updated at any time. Applicants can select multiple voyages on each application.

2016 Youth Development Voyages

APPLY NOW FOR THE BALLOT TO SAIL WITH STS YOUNG ENDEAVOUR IN 2016.

The ballot is now open for applications, eligible young Australians aged 16-23 can apply for Youth Development voyages sailing through to December 2016. Voyage berths are allocated by ballot, and through our Scholarship Program.