Women in Transport Scholarships

About the scholarships

Three scholarships up to the value of $30,000 each will be awarded each year from 2022 to 2024 for leadership development courses at Masters, Postgraduate and executive level, relatable to a transport and infrastructure area.

Scholarships are open to all women (including non-binary and gender non-conforming people and all those who identify as women) employed by the Victorian Public Service (VPS) within the Major Transport Infrastructure Authority (MTIA) and its projects, or by the Department of Transport (DoT) and its associated agencies.

It’s part of the Department of Transport’s Women in Transport Strategy 2021-2024 and supports the strategic objective of improving access to employment and career advancement for women and people of diverse gender identities.

For more information, please read the WiT Leadership Development Scholarship Program Guidelines 2022-2024.

Application process

Applications for 2022 are now closed.

Applications for 2023 will open in March 2023.

Further information

For additional information, please email witprograms@levelcrossings.vic.gov.au

This program is run by the Level Crossing Removal Project – a project office of Major Transport Infrastructure Authority delivering Victoria's Big Build, on behalf of the Department of Transport.