Supporting leadership development for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women​

Full attendance grants will be awarded to current and aspiring Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women who play active roles at the community, local and state levels, and who would otherwise be unable to attend the Forums due to a lack of funding or employer support.The purpose of the grants is to ensure the views of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander women are represented at the events and help support the development of strong and effective leadership across Australia’s Indigenous communities.

Grant selection criteria: 

  • Applicants identify as Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
  • Applicants must be 18 years or older 
  • Applicants who are emerging and/or aspiring leaders within the public or private sector, or within their communities will be highly regarded

Please note that the grants do not cover flights or accommodation costs associated with attendance at the Forums.

Applications close on Friday 21 September.