2016 ASC Women Leaders in Sport (WLIS) grant program

Bernard WalkerNews

The Australian Sports Commission 2016 Women Leaders in Sport (WLIS) grant program is now open. The closing date is Wednesday 9 September 2015 (7:00pm AEST).

The WLIS grant program is an Australian Government initiative that is managed by the Australian Sports Commission in partnership with the Office for Women.

The objective of the WLIS grant program is to provide female administrators, coaches and officials with opportunities to undertake intermediate or advanced training within an existing pathway in the sports industry to reach their leadership potential.

There are two types of grants available:

  1. Individual grant of up to $5,000 per annum, or
  1. Organisation grant of up to $10,000 per annum.

Grants are available in the following categories:

  • Coaching
  • Communications, media and marketing
  • Governance (board/committees)
  • Management and administration
  • Officiating.

Please click on the link for more information and to apply. http://www.ausport.gov.au/participating/women