Scalapay Next Generation Scholarship

2024 Scalapay Next Generation Scholarship


The Scalapay Next Generation Scholarship is designed for students entering their second year or above of study in 2024 within the School of Computing and Information Technology, School of Electrical, Computer and Telecommunications Engineering and the School of Mathematics and Applied Statistics. 

The scholarship amount is $10,000 over one year. As well as providing financial support, this Scholarship includes a potential opportunity for a paid work placement. Scalapay is focused on giving back by providing the opportunity to expose students to the development of world class products and best practice coding principles. The employment agreement will be negotiated between the sponsor and the student as required.

Scalapay is a fast growing Unicorn Status FinTech start-up founded in 2019 by Johnny Mitrevski and Simone Mancini. In a short space of time, Scalapay is now the market leader in the European Buy Now Pay Later market launching products in Italy, France, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, Switzerland, Netherlands and Germany. From our humble beginnings, we now have a global team of over 190 staff. We live our values to Create Magic, Be Impactful, Play as a Team & Stay Curious!

Our Engineering Team is based in Wollongong at the Innovation Campus, where we currently have a team of 35 working across Software Engineering, Infrastructure, DevOps, and Data & Risk within an Agile environment working with the latest cloud based technologies. We are a Great Place to Work Certified and on the Best Workplaces List for 2022. We were also awarded the 2022 IMB Bank Business of the Year, Excellence in Tech and Excellence in Import & Export.

Our co-founder Jonny Mitrevski is himself UOW Alumni along with our Engineering Manager, Head of Infrastructure & Security and 26 team members. If you are an innovative collaborator seeking an opportunity to be supported and mentored we look forward to hearing from you.

Open from 17/Jul/2023 to 17/Sep/2023