Next Generation of Female Leaders Program

How to apply

  1. Complete a covering letter outlining:
    • Why you should be considered for the program
    • Your leadership aspirations
    • How you would benefit from and apply the program.
  2. Complete your WOB profile online* and attach a PDF with your application letter / OR attach a short two-page CV.
  3. Register and pay the $44.00 application fee.
    NB: Register for either the scholarship OR a full fee-paying position - not both. If your scholarship application is unsuccessful and WOB considers it appropriate you will be invited to reapply in the fee paying category.
  4. Email your covering letter and WOB profile/ or short CV to angela@womenonboards.org.au by 9 February 2018.

* Only WOB Subscribed members have access to complete their online profile. Non members can attach a short two-page CV. ‚Äč

Selection criteria for fee paying applicants

Fee paying applicants are expected to meet the following selection criteria:

  • Female occupying a key management or senior role (or equivalent) and/or identified as, or with aspirations to be, a leader within their organisation or professional sector.
  • Able to articulate leadership aspirations.
  • Able to outline how they would seek to benefit from the program.  
  • Able to financially support participation either from an employer or personally.
  • Able to attend three two-day sessions in Sydney, NSW and to commit to external work for the action learning project.

Click here to register for a fee-paying position

Selection criteria for scholarship applicants

Women on Boards is offering two scholarship places to this program to females who meet the following criteria:

  • Working in a key management or senior role (or equivalent) in a Rural or Regional area OR employed in a key management or senior role in a Not-for-Profit enterprise
  • Able to articulate leadership aspirations.
  • Able to outline how they would seek to benefit from the program.  
  • Able to attend three two-day sessions in Sydney, NSW and to commit to external work for the action learning project.
  • Able to demonstrate financial need.
  • Able to pay their own or secure funding for travel and accommodation costs as these are not included in the scholarship.
Scholarship applicants please note:
  • Serving on the board of a Not-for-Profit does not make you eligible to apply for a scholarship. You must be in a management role in the organisation.

Click here to register for a scholarship position

Contact

For enquiries about the program please phone the WOB office on 02 4321 0100 or email angela@womenonboards.org.au