Grant & Scholarship
Please read carefully to ensure you meet the eligibility criteria and guidelines.
The BWC Charitable Giving Program comprises a variety of ways that BWC and its members can be involved in championing worthwhile causes that support local women – through activities such as goods drives, distribution of a BWC grant and scholarship, specific fundraising activities and volunteer opportunities.
In the past, BWC has provided grants to a range of organisations and causes in Brisbane and its local surrounds, including A Brave Life, Suited to Success, Yalari Indigenous Scholarships, Women’s Legal Service, Friends with Dignity and to fund research projects for issues that impact women, such as ovarian cancer.
BWC Grant 2021 – CLOSED
Prior to the end of 2021, BWC will provide one grant of up to $5,000 to an organisation that supports Brisbane women (including local surrounds) in one or more of the following areas:
- Providing projects or support aimed at improving the lives of women;
- Mentoring and guiding women to achieve equal participation in the social, cultural, economic and political arenas of Australian life;
- Exercising leadership around issues affecting women; or
- Providing projects for women that have been negatively impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic.
BWC Scholarship 2022
In early 2022, BWC will also provide one scholarship of up to $2,000 to a registered charitable organisation that supports and endorses an individual who is personally carrying out activities or providing leadership that will help support and promote women in Brisbane (including local surrounds).
Further details regarding the application process for the BWC Scholarship 2022 will be released in early 2022, with the scholarship being granted before the end of 2022 financial year.
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 Local surrounds of Brisbane can include the following regional and city council areas: Moreton Bay, Sunshine Coast, Somerset, Ipswich, Toowoomba, Lockyer Valley, Scenic Rim, Redland and Gold Coast.