Women in Super (WIS) and AGSM @UNSW Business School announced their annual scholarship program for 2017 at the Women in Super NSW event held in Sydney on 13 February 2017.

The scholarship offers NSW WIS members the opportunity to attend one of AGSM’s Executive Education programs to further their learning and leadership capabilities.

Sandi Orleow, Chair of NSW WIS, who announced the scholarship at the event, said: “Our scholarship partnership with the AGSM gives WIS members the opportunity to develop professional skills that support their advancement onto senior executive and leadership positions within the superannuation industry.”

Frank Kennedy, Executive Director AGSM@UNSW Business School, also said at the event: “We are proud of our track record spanning 40 years. As part of UNSW Sydney we have a responsibility to make a difference to society and business. These scholarships are part of our ongoing commitment to provide access and opportunities to women in leadership.”

AGSM@UNSW Business School is globally recognised as a builder and nurturer of leadership and management capabilities (ranked in the Top 100 Global MBA Financial Times (UK) Rankings 2017). Its scholarship partnership with WIS is now in its third year.

WIS and AGSM@UNSW Business School look forward to supporting this year’s winners and future aspiring female leaders and board members.

For more information regarding the scholarships available and how to apply, please visit the WIS website on www.womeninsuper.com.au.

Women in Super seeks to provide education, training and support to women in the superannuation industry, and to develop and broaden women’s business, professional and personal networks.

AGSM (Australian Graduate School of Management) is part of the Business School at UNSW Australia. A renowned provider of postgraduate courses, AGSM programs facilitate the leaders of tomorrow with the appropriate skills and knowledge while broadening professional networks along the way.

Contact details

NSW Women in Super Media Liaison: Sandi Orleow, WIS NSW Chair
E: sandi@orleow.com
M: 0416 173 009

Freya Norman, AGSM Brand and Communications
E: f.norman@agsm.edu.au
T: 02 9385 0484