2015 Aim for the Stars Scholarship Applications Now Open

General / Jul 2, 2014

This support includes funding to help them realise their dreams in sporting, academic, community or cultural pursuits. If you, or someone you know needs help to enable them to invest in their future and fulfil their potential then they should apply for a Layne Beachley Aim for the Stars Foundation Scholarship from today (July 1, 2014)

Applications close November 14, 2014, and can be completed online at www.aimforthestars.com.au. Scholarships are awarded at the discretion of the Foundation to eligible applicants who best demonstrate their aspirations and need.


Females, 12 years of age and above; and
Females who have initiative and passion and are committed to achieving a dream in their field of choice.
Aim for the Stars National Scholarships will be broken down into five State groups:

  • Queensland
  • New South Wales/Australian Capital Territory
  • South Australia/Northern Territory
  • Victoria/Tasmania
  • Western Australia The Foundation will endeavor to award at least 3 x Scholarships per region.


Successful applicants will receive a financial grant in accordance with the following amounts and conditions:

  • $4,000 – 'Individual' Scholarship, 1 person 12 years and above
  • $6,000 – 'Group' Scholarship, 2 or more people 12 years and above

Scholarship recipients both in their scholarship year and beyond, will be asked to assist us to be Australia's leading Foundation that inspires and empowers girls and women to achieve their goals. Recipients will have responsibilities and may be asked to contribute to the Aim for the Stars Foundation by way of photos, interviews and stories about their quest to reach their goals.

Website and online applications: www.aimforthestars.com.au

Facebook: www.facebook.com/aimforthestarsfoundation