The Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) has announced two new scholarships for Indigenous business leaders and business leaders in regional, rural and remote areas.
The scholarship programs form part of the AICD’s commitment to build the capability of leaders across the country, from all sectors and communities.
The new scholarships are being offered to Indigenous and regionally-based directors, executives, and prospective directors.
A total of 40 recipients will receive governance training with the AICD commencing in June 2021. They will also receive one year of membership with the AICD.
- The 2020/21 Indigenous Leaders Scholarship Program will enable 20 recipients to undertake the Company Directors Course Online.
- The 2020/21 Regional Leaders Scholarship Program will enable 20 recipients to undertake the Foundations of Directorship Online.
Applications for the 2020/21 Indigenous Leaders Scholarship Program and the 2020/21 Regional Leaders Scholarship Program open Monday, 22 February 2021 and close Monday, 22 March 2021and can be accessed at: https://aicd.companydirectors.com.au/education/scholarships