2017 will mark twelve years of the Illawarra International Women’s Day Committee and annual event.
The 2017 event will feature will again follow a jam packed format, with Australia’s loved comedian Magda Szubanski.
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The day will again award scholarships for Illawarra women with nominations now open for the 2017 event.
The scholarships, valued at $2,000 each, are awarded to encourage Illawarra women who might not otherwise have the opportunity to expand their knowledge, skill and experience in a field of their interest or in which they have shown great potential.
The five scholarships are:
· Cate Stevenson IWD Scholarship for Women – Education, Business & Community Service
· Kerryn McCann IWD Scholarship for Women – Athletics
· Aunty Mary IWD Scholarship for Indigenous Women – General
· Creative Spirit IWD Scholarship for Women – Arts
· Beryl Lewis Scholarship for Older Women
For more information on scholarships please refer to the Scholarships tab on the website.
The winners will be announced at the 2017 International Women’s Day event on Friday 3 March 2017 at the WIN Entertainment Centre.