Nominations for the 2018 Sally Isaac Memorial Scholarship Fund Award* will open on Tuesday 13 March and will close on Monday 7 May. Nominations will be accepted via an online submission process. 

Offered since 2009, the recipient of this award receives $10,000 for an educational scholarship for research or study in Australia and overseas. The award is open to women 35 years and under working within Local Government as well as the general community who can demonstrate achievement and commitment to improving community life through: 

  • Local Government
  • Social justice
  • Aboriginal affairs and reconciliation
  • Arts and music
  • Community health
  • Culturally and linguistically diverse communities
  • Urban planning
  • The environment

*The Sally Isaac Memorial Scholarship Fund is established as a sub-fund of the Australian Community Foundation

2017 Sally Isaac Award joint winners Kelly Hinton (left) & Phoebe Nagorcka-Smith (right)