1. AGM October 2009.
The 2009 WINSC AGM and Board meeting will be aligned with the DAFF funded “Recognising Women Farmer’s” workshop to be held at Hervey Bay, Queensland on 30th October 2009. The AGM and face to face Board meeting will be held on October 29th. A dinner will be held on the night of October 29th.
2. WINSC is awarded grant under DAFF “Recognising Women Farmers”.
WINSC has been successful in applying to the DAFF “Recognising Women Farmers” grant scheme. WINSC has received $37,500 to coordinate a one day facilitated national workshop for seafood industry women.
3. FRDC WINSC Professional Development Scholarship is open for the year 2009-2010. This scholarship provides $6000 annually to a WINSC member to undertake a PD project. Applications close 1st October, 2009.
4. WINSC is awarded grant under Office for Women Women’s Leadership and Development Program.
WINSC has been awarded $30, 950 from the Office for Women for a grant entitled Using Smart IT to Meet the Challenge of Distance for WINSC.
WINSC would like to acknowledge DAFF and OfW for the funding to undertake these projects.