Leaders Forum scholarships

A range of scholarships are available to assist community members undertake the Leaders Forum program.
Scholarship applications are now open for Leaders Forum 2018 and close October 13.

Click here to download the recruitment flyer

Click here for the online application form (part one)

Click here for the online application form (part two)

Bank Australia Indigenous Scholarship

As part of its commitment to reconciliation, Bank Australia supports emerging Indigenous leaders to develop skills, knowledge, confidence and networks. Each year, one scholarship is available in the program.

Pyrenees Shire Community Scholarship

Do you live or work within the Pyrenees Shire? The Pyrenees Shire Council offers support to two emerging leaders to enable their own development and to contribute to the resilience of their own community.

Peter Davies Scholarship

Peter Davies was a visionary business leader who made an extraordinary contribution to the Ballarat community. In honour of Peter, this scholarship supports a small business owner or entrepreneur to develop their skills and make an impact.

Hugh Williamson Foundation Scholarship 

Ballarat is home to a vibrant and growing community of artists and cultural practitioners. Each year, the Hugh Williamson Foundation supports one leader from the arts and culture sector to undertake the program.

Leaders In Action Scholarship

LBWR's Leaders in Action (LIA) alumni network now numbers nearly 300. This scholarship is in recognition of the impact our LIA have in the community post-program.

Past scholarship recipients

Peter Davies Scholarship

Bank Australia Indigenous Scholarship

Hugh Williamson Foundation Scholarship (formerly the Bug Blitz Scholarship)

Pyrenees Shire Community Scholarship

Leaders In Action Scholarship

Helen McPherson Smith Trust Scholarship