The Women in Global Business program aims to increase female participation in international trade and deliver greater economic benefit and job creation. To women in business it offers a central source of information and resources, support and connection.
We invite you to join our network and refer us to your friends. Joining is free.
University of Melbourne - WIGB study on women doing business globally
This five year study analyses the motivations and barriers associated with women doing business internationally. With your support we can fill the gap in this critical data in Australia.
Complete the 2013 survey here
The first report published in May 2013 reveals the wide-ranging successes of women-owned Australian businesses in the global marketplace, and the speed with which new women-owned businesses are venturing internationally.
Applications for the Summer 2014 WIGB Mentoring program intake are now open.
WIGB Mentoring aims to connect businesswomen with little or no international experience with businesswomen who already have substantial experience in international trade and investment.
Mentors and Mentees are welcome. A fee applies to register as a Mentee. Mentors volunteer their time.
To check your eligability for the program or register as a Mentor or Mentee or for more information click here
Beryl Wilson Scholarship for Women in International Business
WIGB is proud to support the 2014 Beryl Wilson Austrade Scholarship for Women in International Business.
This $40k scholarship will be awarded to a woman enrolled full time in the final year of a master's degree by coursework, in International Business or Business Administration with an international business specialisation.
The purpose of the scholarship is to encourage, support and advance the involvement of women in international business and the winner will have the opportunity to contribute to and be supported by the Women in Global Business Program.
For more information or to apply click here
[Applications Close 11:30pm AEST, 15 December 2013]