The AFGW NSW invites applications for the following annual awards:

The Joan Ritchie Award – for a mature student (25+) in her second year of full time study, having completed the first year of study at a satisfactory academic level, with preferably some community involvement and who has financial need. (Closing 30 April)

The Education Trust Award – for a woman student in her third year of full time study, with satisfactory academic levels, who experiences disadvantage (financial or otherwise). (Closing 30 April)

The Tempe Mann Travelling Scholarship – for women enrolled as a research masters or a research doctoral degree  student at The University of Sydney, or who have a first degree or masters from the University of Sydney and are enrolled for a research doctorate at another university within NSW or Canberra – to undertake a short period of advanced research or course work in any field at an overseas university or equivalent organisation. (Closing 30 May)

Visit the Scholarships Summary page for more information and access to the application forms.

In addition, three prestigious AFGW (National) Fellowships are now open for applications:

2018 AFGW Fellowship

2018 Barbara Hale Fellowships (x2)

Please visit the national website on: to view the eligibility details. (Closing 31 May)