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SCHOLARSHIPS FOR BUDDING INTERPRETERS  (Released 22 January 2019)

Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams today launched a $100,000 pilot program paving a pathway for up to 45 students across NSW to become practicing interpreters.

The NSW Interpreter Scholarship Program will support people who speak in-demand languages with fully funded scholarships to study interpreting at NSW TAFE.

NEW CEO APPOINTED TO MULTICULTURAL NSW (Released 20 December 2018)

Minister for Multiculturalism, Ray Williams today appointed Joseph La Posta as the Chief Executive Officer of Multicultural NSW.

Mr Williams said Mr La Posta has spent more than a decade in executive community engagement roles, including for the Australian Football League, Sport NSW and most recently talkforce.

CHAMPION MULTICULTURAL COMMUNICATORS (Released 6 November 2018)

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian and Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams tonight announced winners of the Premier’s Multicultural Communications Awards.   

Reports on powerful personal journeys of refugees and a comprehensive marketing campaign for multicultural carers were among the winning entries. 

FUNDING FOR MULTICULTURAL PROJECTS (Released 5 November 2018)

Minister for Multiculturalism Ray Williams today announced $300,000 in grants is available for eligible multicultural projects that strengthen social cohesion in NSW.

“Grants of up to $40,000 are available for year-long projects that will have longlasting positive impacts on our society,” Mr Williams said.