YAP Alumni Stories

Welcome to our YAP Alumni Stories webpage!

Here, we showcase the incredible journeys of our YAP alumni and how their time in the Young Achievers Program has impacted their lives and future careers. Through their stories, we hope to inspire and encourage our current YAP students, as well as provide insight into the diverse pathways that are available to them through the Program. 


Tegan Frei

Tegan is a current student at UQ, studying a dual Bachelor of Arts and Secondary Education. Tegan values every aspect of the program and has some wise advice for current and future Yappers. This is Tegan’s Story.  To hear more about Tegan's story, click here.



Justin M'mangwa

Justin is the first in his family to graduate. He feels grateful for the support he was provided through the years. Justin’s passion for meeting new people, inspiring them, and helping in any way possible led him to university. To hear more about Justin's journey, click here