Change Our Game Grants

We provide a range of grants and programs to support women and girls at all levels in sport and recreation in Victoria.

Change Our Game Professional Development Scholarships Program

The Change Our Game Professional Development Scholarships Program supports women to access professional development opportunities to develop and strengthen specialist skills necessary to their roles in the sport and active recreation sector, placing them in the best position to obtain and thrive in leadership roles.

Change Our Game Research Grants Program

The 2021-22 Change Our Game Research Grants Program provides researchers at Victorian universities with the opportunity to investigate barriers in place for women and girls to participate, lead and succeed, as well as identify solutions that play a leading role in shaping and supporting local communities across all areas of sport and active recreation.

Applications are closed.

Change Our Game Finance for Non-Financial Managers Pilot Program

The Change Our Game Finance for Non-Financial Managers Program provides formal training to women aspiring to senior leadership roles who are looking to improve their knowledge of financial management, including accounting, budget management and financial reporting.

Applications are closed.

Change Our Game Women in Sports Broadcasting Program

The Change Our Game Women in Sports Broadcasting program is designed to give women who are interested in sports media and broadcasting the knowledge and skills to progress their career in this industry. The Program will be run as a workshop and will be delivered by Making The Call, led by experienced broadcasters Emma Race and Lucy Race.

Applications are closed.

Change Our Game Community Activation Grants Program

The Change Our Game Community Activation Grants Program funds one-off community level events that celebrate the role of women and girls in sport and active recreation.

Grants of up to $10,000 are available to support community sport and recreation organisations to deliver events and initiatives that aim to increase participation and celebrate gender equality and women in sport and active recreation.

Applications are closed.

Change Our Game Scholarship Grants Program

The Change Our Game Scholarship Grants Program provides funding to assist women to access professional learning and development opportunities to enhance skills in sport and recreation leadership and management.

Candidates for the Change Our Game Grants Scholarship Program are to be nominated by recognised state sporting associations, state sport and recreation bodies, local government authorities and regional sports assemblies.

Applications are closed.

Change Our Game Women in Governance Program

The Office for Women in Sport and Recreation (OWSR) has partnered with the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD) to deliver the Change Our Game Women in Governance Program.

The program provides formal training and development opportunities to women who are looking to strengthen their understanding of governance processes. The program is suitable for women who have either recently joined a board, or are looking to take on a board position within the sport and active recreation sector at regional, state or national level.

Applications are closed.

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