Due to COVID-19 disruptions there will be no Scholarships available in 2020. The Scholarship program will resume in 2021.
Bette Allison Coach Scholarships
Aimed at Netball WA affiliated coaches from the grassroots through to the elite level, the Bette Allison Scholarships will provide opportunities for coaches across the State to further their coaching aspirations.
An amount of $5,500 will be made available to assist the coach’s development through education, accreditation and personal development opportunities, with the amount to be distributed between five separate scholarships including one Elite/High Performance Coach Scholarship, two Association Coach Scholarships and two Club Coach Scholarships.
Netball WA were bequeathed the funds by former State coach and Life Member Bette Allison, a name synonymous with Netball in Western Australia.
Fay Bevan Umpire Scholarship
The Scholarship aims to provide opportunities for umpires to undertake further training and development to assist in their progression through this pathway.
An amount of $1,500 will be made available to assist the umpires development through education and personal development opportunities.
The Scholarship is named after Fay Bevan in recognition of her services to umpiring duties in Western Australia and Australia.
Flo Starcevich Managers Scholarships
Named after Flo Starcevich in recognition of her services to managerial duties in Western Australia and Australia, the Scholarship for the amount of $1,500 aims to provide opportunities for a manager to participate in State Team Programs or undertake further development in their role with a GIG WANL Club.
Netball WA Sports Excellence Scholarship in Netball
Netball WA and the Gold Industry Group continue to join forces on providing educational pathways for women, with the launch of a unique scholarship to assist student netballers in the pursuit of a career in Australia’s mining industry.