ACT Women in Trades Grants Program Round 2 is open for applications

The Minister for Vocational Education and Skills has announced the second round of the ACT Women in Trades Grants Program and applications are now open.

The ACT Government’s Women in Trades Grants Program is designed to support the growth and development of Canberra’s vocational sector with the overarching objective to improve women’s participation in male dominated trades in the ACT. Round 2 of the ACT Women in Trades Grants Program will make approximately $600,000 available to continue to support targeted projects. The specific objectives that the projects should address in round 2 are:

  • Objective 1 - Increase the take up of women in a male dominated trades
  • Objective 2 - Improve advocacy, engagement and information sharing, supporting attraction and retention of women in male dominated trades.

Interested applicants are invited to attend an Information Session:

Date: Tuesday 13 November 2018
Time: 2:00pm to 3:30pm
Location: Canberra Nara Centre, 1 Constitution Avenue

Applications can be lodged online.

The closing date for submission is 4:00pm, 20 December 2018.

Refer to the Grants Programs page for the Application Guidelines and further information.

Enquiries can be emailed to Skills Canberra.

Posted 6 November 2018