Scholarships for SLC 2019

The Alliance of Girls’ Schools Australasia will provide up to five scholarships for students to attend the Alliance Student Leadership Conference at The Women’s College, University of Sydney from 15 January to 18 January 2019.
Students applying for a scholarship must be in their final year of secondary school and hold a leadership position in their school.
Each scholarship will cover the registration costs, which includes all meals and accommodation; airport transfers from Sydney airport on 15 January and returning 18 January; as well as all conference activities and materials. Airfares are not included.
Each member school may nominate one student for a scholarship.
Please complete the SLC2019 Scholarship forms and return to [email protected] by 20 October 2018.

Purpose
The Alliance is committed to enhancing leadership opportunities for young women. The scholarship will assist a student in her final year of secondary school in 2019, nominated by the principal, who wishes to attend the Alliance Student Leadership Conference.

Value
The scholarship will cover the conference registration and a payment of AUD300 towards travel expenses. A total of five scholarships will be offered to students who attend schools that are financial members of the Alliance.

Eligibility
To be eligible to be considered for the Alliance Scholarship, the student must satisfy at least two of the following criteria:

  • be an Indigenous Australian or New Zealand Maori
  • reside more than 2,000 km from the conference venue. The Alliance will contribute up to AUD300 toward travel expenses
  • attend an Alliance school that has not previously participated in the SLC
  • be committed to her studies
  • otherwise be unable to afford the registration fee for the conference.

Process
Member schools of the Alliance may nominate one student taking into account the criteria listed above. The Alliance will select successful students and will notify the school. Nomination forms and more information available from (e) [email protected] or (t)617 55210749