Application Date: 17 June 2019 to 5 August 2019
Region: Australia wide
Amount: $250,000 - $500,000
The Westpac Social Change Fellowship supports the development of people from any sector with the drive to create better lives for all Australians. The Fellowship is designed to give recipients time and space to develop the skills, knowledge and networks needed to accelerate their growth as a social innovator. It is your chance to further enhance your learning and skills, expand your networks, and explore new opportunities.
You are an Australian citizen or Permanent Resident; over the age of 18; applying for funds to build your capacity, skills, experience and connections to deliver social change; already leading an initiative to improve the wellbeing of Australians at a local, state or national level; have the support of the community that your initiative is seeking to benefit; have a keen desire to share ideas with others, to be challenged, to be inspired.
Initiatives for the benefit of communities outside of Australia; tertiary qualifications and/or course fees; initiatives that promote religion, animal welfare or change in law, government policy or practice; medical research; and funding of the actual initiative, capital items, refurbishments, organisations, sponsorships or fundraising activities.
For more information: https://scholars.westpacgroup.com.au/scholarships/social-change-fellowship/