Westpac Women's Education Grants
Since 2011, the Westpac Women's Education Grants program has offered financial assistance to girls and women across the Pacific to allow them to continue their education.
In Round 7 of the program, Westpac offers the chance for 9 girls or women to receive funding towards their education.
3 Grants are offered across 3 categories: for those in primary school, those in high school/secondary college and for those tertiary students/adult workers wishing to return to study in Fiji.
All local girls and women are encouraged to apply.
|Category||Number of Grants offered||Grant amount|
|High school/secondary college||
|Tertiary student/adult worker||
How do I apply for a Grant?
Simply fill out the below application form and answer the following question:
The 2016 International Women's Day theme is "Pledge for Parity" which asks everyone to pledge to accelerate gender equality. Answer the question: How can men and women join forces in your country to help women and girls advance?
- Primary school girl (your response should be 200 words or less)
- High school/secondary college girl (your response should be 400 words or less)
Female tertiary student/adult worker (your response should be 600 words or less)
Applications close at 5pm Tuesday 19 April 2016 and must be completed by filling out the official application form below. Please hand-write your application neatly.
Westpac Women's Education Grant Application Form - Fiji (PDF 80kb)
The winners of the Westpac Women's Education Grants will be announced in the media on Friday 20 May 2016.
Things you should know:
Please refer to the full Terms and Conditions on entry prior to applying for the Grant, which is set out on the application form available on this web page. Westpac Banking Corporation ABN 33 007 457 141. The liability of its members is limited.