Young Womens Leadership Bursary

We recognise the valuable contribution that women make to leadership roles within communities across the Balonne Shire.

The Young Women's Leadership Bursary is a yearly program aimed at supporting our young, emerging, and current leaders. It is open to young women aged between 15 and 30 years.

The winner is announced at the shire’s International Women’s Day Celebrations in March each year.

The winner will receive $1,000 towards further personal and professional development of their choice.


2017 Nominations Now Closed

Nominations closed on the 20th of February, and the winner will be announced at International Women’s Day Celebrations on March 8th,  2017.

Here are the nomination forms 

For more information, contact Mareea Lochel, Community and Business Development Officer on 07 4620 8880 or