Nominations for the Women in Swimming Coaching Scholarship (WSCS) 2017 are now open!
The Women in Swimming Coaching Scholarship (WSCS) is a partnership between Swimming Australia Ltd (SAL) and the Australian Swimming Coaches and Teachers Association (ASCTA) aimed at providing quality opportunities to women and increasing the number of female coaches in Australia.
The WSCS will provide successful candidates with assistance in the enrolment of the bronze and silver license courses, including:
Travel and Accommodation: Swimming Australia will contribute to the cost of travel and accommodation for the duration of the participants awarded coaching course up to $1,000 (special consideration for additional funding may be given to those who are travelling from WA or NT)
Bronze: ASCTA and Swimming Australia will cover the cost of enrolment in the course valued at $360 for the bronze courses to be held on 27 April and 30 April 2017 (two separate courses) at the Sofitel, Gold Coast.
Silver: ASCTA and Swimming Australia will significantly subsidise the silver course to be held 26 - 30 April 2017, and will only charge candidates $295 (down from $895 and includes a ticket to the asctaAWARDS worth $130).
Applications for the scholarship will close 24 March 2017 with successful applicants to be announced on 4 April 2017.