Scholarships and grants are available through a number of organisations for outstanding sports administrators, sportswomen and female sporting teams.
Sport Australia, Change Our Game and Women Sport Australia have opened applications for grants and scholarships to help encourage the next generation of sportswomen and female sports administrators, coaches, teams and managers to have the skills and tools necessary to rise up in the sporting landscape.
Sport Australia’s Women Leaders in Sport Grants are designed to encourage and develop the leadership and management capabilities of successful candidates who want to take the next step in their sports management careers.
Further information and applications are available via the Sport Australia website. Applications must be submitted by Friday 15 October at 5pm.
The Victorian Government’s Change Our Game Scholarship Grants Program, through the Office for Women in Sport and Recreation, is assisting women working and volunteering in sport and recreation to access professional development opportunities, placing them in the best position to obtain and thrive in leadership roles.
Further information and applications are available via the Change Our Game website. Applications must be submitted by Monday 25 October at 5pm.
Women Sport Australia, to celebrate this year’s International Day of the Girl, has worked with CADBURY share a vision to empower girls and women and to fuel their confidence through movement and connection. The CADBURY Get in the Game Grants will provide girls and women sports uniforms to organisations around Australia. Grants are up to $5000 for each club or association.
Further information and applications are available via the Women Sport Australia website. Applications must be submitted by Friday 10 December at 5pm.