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The Women’s Leadership and Development Program grant opportunity is intended to provide funding for one-off or small-scale projects that contribute towards the implementation of the Women’s Workforce Participation Strategy and Women’s Safety on a national scale within Australia.


To be eligible you must:

  • be one of the following entity types:
    • a company incorporated in Australia
    • a company incorporated by guarantee
    • an incorporated trustee on behalf of a trust
    • an incorporated association
    • a partnership
    • a consortium with a lead organisation
    • a registered charity or not-for-profit organisation
    • a publicly funded research organisation as defined in the Glossary
    • an Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander Corporation registered under the Corporations (Aboriginal and /or Torres Strait Islander) Act 2006; or
  • be solvent
  • have an Australian Business Number (ABN)
  • be registered for the purposes of GST
  • have an account with an Australian financial institution
  • be compliant with the Workplace Gender Equality Act 2012 (if applicable).

Applications from consortia are acceptable, provided you have a lead applicant who is the main driver of the project and is eligible as per the list above.

Closing date: 8 January 2018, 11.30pm

Contact: [email protected]

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