In 2015, Sally Kehoe and Olympia Aldersey (Australian Rowing Team, Women’s Double Scull) were lucky enough to be recipients of ‘Aim for the Stars’ Scholarship via The Layne Beachley Foundation. Applications are now open for the 2016 scholarship program. Should you be interested in finding out more on The Layne Beachley Foundation ‘Aim For The Stars’ 2016 scholarship program then click on the links.
The Foundation offers scholarships nationally to girls and women striving to fulfil their potential in a chosen field of pursuit, whilst becoming a beacon in their community for motivation and inspiration. Over the last 12 years they have have proudly granted over 400 scholarships to girls and women across a broad range of pursuits – including leadership and business, sport, culture and community development, science and technology, the arts and environment and sustainability.
Grants range from $4,000 for individuals to $6,000 for teams.
The closing date for scholarship applications is 13 November 2015.