FUNDING FOR WOMEN'S LEADERSHIP DEVELOPMENT

A pool of scholarship funding is currently available for women to participate in a range of leadership development courses. Funding is provisioned across three key management levels.

Expressions of Interest close on 21st of June.

ADVANCED LEADERSHIP PROGRAM

The Advanced Leadership Program is a high-impact and challenging developmental experience for elite female leaders. Over a career-defining, twelve-month journey, participants engage in a deep exploration of their own strengths and weaknesses as they relate to building and leading highly effective organisational communities.

SENIOR AND EXECUTIVE LEADERS​

MID-LEVEL MANAGERS

EARLY CAREER MANAGERS

SCHOLARSHIP FUNDING AVAILABLE

Experienced senior and executive leaders are eligible to apply for a $10,000 partial scholarship to assist their participation in the ALP.

PROGRAM INFO

 12 Months

Program Duration​

 2 Hours

Average Weekly Time Commitment

MODULES

  • Leading Authentically
  • Empowering Teams
  • Reinforcing Resilience and Wellbeing
  • Redefining Your Role
  • Progressing Diversity and Inclusion
  • Engaging with Challenge and Conflict
  • Rewiring Your Networks
  • Evolving Strategic Change
  • Communicating with Presence and Influence
  • Developing a leadership Mindset
  • Creating Future Focus

INCLUSION

  • Face to Face Workshops x 6
  • Executive Coaching x 4
  • Leader as Coach Sessions x 4
  • Women's Leadership Symposium x 1
  • Psychometric Assessment x 1
  • Interactive Online Workshops x 10
  • Self-Paced Learning Modules x 8
  • Adaptive Leadership Challenge x 1

EXECUTIVE READY

Executive Ready is a seven month leadership and career accelerator purpose designed to stretch mid-level leaders and rapidly propel them towards executive level performance, behaviours and mindsets. The program challenges participants to see themselves, their responsibilities and their opportunities with fresh eyes, enabling and inspiring them to achieve career and life goals.

SCHOLARSHIP FUNDING AVAILABLE

Mid-level leaders are eligible to apply for a $5,500 partial scholarship to assist their participation in Executive Ready.

PROGRAM INFO

 7 Months

Program Duration​

 2 Hours

Average Weekly Time Commitment

MODULES

  • Leading Authentically
  • Communication, Presence and Influence

  • Team Dynamics

  • Driving Performance

  • Leading Innovation and Change

  • Thinking Strategically

  • Purpose, Priorities and Professional Development

INCLUSION

  • Face to Face Workshops x 3
  • Capability Assessment x 1

  • Leader as Coach Sessions x 4

  • Interactive Online Workshops x 8

  • Self-Paced Learning Modules x 7

LEADING EDGE

Delivered part-time over five months, Leading Edge is designed to enable the transition of aspiring and early career female managers into confident, capable and motivated leaders. The program equips participants with the knowledge and behavioural insights required for successful leadership, embedding and functionalising new learnings as real world behaviour and action.

SCHOLARSHIP FUNDING AVAILABLE

Early career managers are eligible to apply for a $5,000 partial scholarship to assist their participation in Leading Edge.

PROGRAM INFO

 5 Months

Program Duration​

 2 Hours

Average Weekly Time Commitment

MODULES

  • Foundations of Contemporary Leadership
  • Effective Interpersonal Communication

  • Feedback, the Performance Enabler

  • Emotional Intelligence and Conflict

  • Supporting Team Performance

  • Leading in Times of Change

INCLUSION

  • Face-to-Face Workshops x 2
  • Capability Assessment x 2

  • Peer Coaching Sessions x 4

  • Interactive Online Workshops x 5

  • Self-Paced Learning Modules x 7

PLEASE COMPLETE THE FORM BELOW AND NOMINATE WHICH LEVEL OF SCHOLARSHIP YOU ARE INTERESTED IN.​

The fee support opportunity is allocated with the specific intent of providing powerful and effective development options for all women throughout NZ. It is uncertain when this funding will be available again.

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