Women in Sport Coaching Scholarship

Womensport & Recreation Tasmania and the Tasmanian Institute of Sport are pleased to announce applications are now open for the 2022-23 Women in Sport Coaching Scholarship (WCS).  

The WCS' purpose is to provide women with quality coach development and learning opportunities to support their progression along the coach development pathway. Ultimately, the goal is to see more women coaching sport in Tasmania.

The WCS support
  • Financial assistance.

  • Opportunities to enhance existing coaching knowledge, experience and capability.

  • Opportunities for networking and to be mentored.

  • Provision of an individual coach development plan.

  • Consistent progress reviews.

  • Access to intra and interstate activities such as; training camps and competitions, professional development, observation of coaching.

  • Office space and related resources may be available at the TIS offices (Launceston and/or Hobart) on a casual basis.

Eligibility Criteria
  • Women, 18 years or over.

  • Australian citizen or have been granted permanent resident status.

  • The Program awards two scholarships to the value of $2,000 each

Applications opening soon!

Applications should be submitted via email to

For more information contact TIS Manager, Performance Services, Stewart Pither, on  0467 724 041 or send an email to

APPLICATION PACK DOC (includes the application: form, selection criteria and requirements).

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