Please complete the form and nominate which level of scholarship you are interested in.

NESLI and Women & Leadership Australia are inviting women to apply for a limited but dedicated pool of scholarship funding which will support their participation in one of two powerful school leadership development experiences. The grants have to be allocated by Monday 18th March and are suitable for both teaching and non-teaching staff.

Please note: All scholarships are partial scholarships which cover a percentage of the total program fee and will be awarded based on a set of selection criteria being met. Should you wish to discuss the initiative in more detail please contact Alistair Young at the office of the National Industry Scholarship Program, NESLI on 03 9270 9032 or via e-mail at

Scholarship funding of up to $1,500 per participant has to be allocated and Expressions of Interest close Monday 18th March.​​

women's advanced leadership program (ALP)

$1,500 Scholarships Available

Created to provide tailored development and support to Australia’s growing pool of senior female school leaders, the ALP is enabling the advancement of high potential women across all school sectors.​

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Senior Women School Leaders

6 Months


women's middle leadership program (mLP)

$1,000 Scholarships Available

The MLP supports and develops emerging female leaders and role models across the entire K12 education system, where participants will learn how to lead, communicate and influence effectively.

Emerging and Middle Women School Leaders

5 Months


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