Bursary Program 2022 Dates Released PLUS Join Team Bursary

Bursary Program 2022

The application dates for the 2022 NCWQ Bursary Program have been released. Additionally, Team Bursary are seeking new members to assist with coordination and selection. Team Bursary is a group about 30 strong, comprising coordinators and selection panellists. If you are interested in an inspiring time, we would love you to join our team.

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An Update from Helena Franco, Office of Women (Leadership) Bursary Recipient

Bursary recipient, helena at Harvard Medical School

The Department of Justice and Attorney General, through their Office for Women, has been a supporter of the NCWQ Bursary Program for a number of years. Four bursaries were sponsored in the 2021 NCWQ Bursary Program. Helena Franco was the recipient of the Office of Women (Leadership) Bursary.  Helena is now studying at Harvard Medical School and she has kindly provided an update on her move to the USA and her studies.  

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Our 13th Bursary Presentation held 6 Oct

13th Bursary Presentation at the heritage listed Old Museum Building on the 6th Oct

The National Council of Women of Queensland held their 13th Bursary Presentation at the heritage listed Old Museum Building on the 6th Oct. We are delighted that NCWQ’s Patron, His Excellency, the Honourable Paul de Jersey AC CVO, Governor of Queensland was able to join us and the bursary sponsors in awarding 35 worthy bursary recipients.

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Bursary Recipients 2021 Yearbook Released

NCWQ 2021 Bursary Yearbook released

Kathy Cavanagh, NCWQ Bursary Manager and the team have great pleasure in announcing the release of the 2021 Bursary Recipients Yearbook. With COVID-uncertainties, this has proved a great way of bringing together the stories of the 35 recipients in this year’s program.

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2021 Bursary Program – Updates

Bursary program Update for August 2021

Kathy Cavanagh, NCWQ Bursary Manager provides an update on the Bursary Presentation event and the Bursary Yearbook. Wednesday 6 October is the re-scheduled date for the presentation to the 2021 NCWQ Bursary Recipients. The E-Yearbook is well under development, with the expectation of launching it at the AGM on Wednesday 15 September.

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2021 Bursary Program – The Assessment Phase is in Full Swing

Bursary program Update

Team bursary is busily assessing the applications to determine the recipients in the 2021 NCWQ Bursary Program. Although this is hard work, we are always appreciative of being let into the lives of so many, as they share their dreams and aspirations. Results will be determined, with all applicants advised of the outcome, by mid-July. Presentations will be held Tuesday 3 August – stay tuned for your email to register to attend!

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CLOSING SOON – 2021 Bursary Applications Close 2 June!

Bursary applications close 2 June

Applications for the NCWQ Bursary Program close 2 June. Team Bursary is on standby for the usual rush of last-minute applications. (2020 set the record of over 250 applications received in the last 36 hours!). If you are applying, the time is now. Also, meet some of last year’s bursary recipients.

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UPDATE – 2021 Bursary Applications are coming in quickly!

Bursary applications are coming in

Applications for the NCWQ Bursary Program are open. With 35 bursaries on offer, they range from Year 12 to PhD students, some for various fields of study, some for place of residence, some for specific groups, including disability, mental illness, refugee background, LGBTIQ, Indigenous. Please share with your network.

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