Women Leaders in Sport Grants
The Women Leaders in Sport (WLIS) program is an Australian Government initiative that is managed by the Australian Sports Commission (ASC) in partnership with the Office for Women.
The objective of the WLIS program is to provide women with development opportunities to reach their leadership potential in the sports industry.
Since its inception in 2002, WLIS has supported over 23,000 women in sport for leadership development. WLIS has been highly regarded in the Australian sport community. Many notable women leaders in sport are previous recipients of WLIS.
2017 WLIS applications will open on 1 September 2016!
WLIS applications will open on 1 September 2016and close on 5 October 2016.
Applications are completed online and links to the applications will appear on this page on 1 September 2016.
WLIS in 2017 comprises of the following components:
- Individual Development Grants,
- Organisation Leadership Development Grants, and
- Targeted Leadership Development Program.
For information on Individual Development Grants and Organisation Leadership Development Grants click on the tabs below. Information on the Targeted Leadership Development Program will be available soon.
2017 WLIS Key Dates
|Individual and Organisation Grants
||1 September 2016 at 9:00am AEST
||5 October 2016 at 5:00pm AEST
|Outcomes notified to applicants
|Successful grants payments processed
||December 2016/January 2017
You can find more information on the 2017 program in our Information Booklet.
For any questions please contact the WLIS program administrators: firstname.lastname@example.org