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2022 Westpac Future Leaders Scholarships

Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship – apply today

For individuals considering postgrad next year, the Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship provides the support you need to back your ideas, and the networks to help you along the way. 

With up to $120,000 in scholarship funding to cover your course fees, living costs, learning experiences and travel expenses, you can focus on your research and studies to help make a difference in Australia. 

The Scholarship also includes: 

  • a nine-month bespoke Leadership Development Program designed to build your unique leadership skills, 
  • the opportunity to spend up to six months abroad to gain global experience (COVID travel restrictions permitting)
  • lifelong membership to the W100 Scholars Network - a diverse network offering development opportunities, ongoing support and a sense of belonging.

If you’re commencing a PhD or Masters by Coursework in 2022 at a partner university, apply for a Westpac Future Leaders Scholarship before 2 September 2021. Or nominate someone who should.

Keen to know more? Check out our FAQs or register for our online Information Session on Tuesday 27 July 2021 at 6:00pm AEST. 


“This scholarship has not only given me financial stability in my PhD and the benefits of its bespoke leadership development program, it has also connected me with a diverse group of people, opinions and opportunities that allow me to develop myself to become a better leader, researcher, and community member.” – Olivia Johnson, Westpac Scholar, 2020 Future Leader


Click here to read about 2021 Future Leader Jake Louthean’s application journey and why you should consider applying for this scholarship.

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  • Job type:Scholarships
  • Disciplines:

    Business and Commerce, Data Science and

  • Work rights:

    Australian Permanent Resident, Australian Citizen

  • Locations:

    Canberra, Regional ACT,

  • Salary

    up to $120,000




    Jan 2022 (approx)

  • Program Duration

    2-3 Years

  • Closing Date:2nd Sep 2021, 1:59 pm


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