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Women in Sport Coaching Scholarship

Womensport & Recreation Tasmania and the Tasmanian Institute of Sport Women in Sport Coaching Scholarships (WCS) have closed.  

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

  • Scholarships will be provided for a 12-month period and applications are currently being accepted

  • Scholarships are valued at $5,000 each

Applications are NOW CLOSED

Applications should be submitted via email to

For more information contact Ilene Carr TIS Manager, High Performance or 0439 386 370


TIS Website information

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