The Global Institute of Sport is very happy to announce, during Female Football Week, we are launching a female-focused scholarship for the next academic year in partnership with Football Coaches Australia.

The Inspirational Women in Football Coaching Scholarship in partnership with Football Coaches Australia, is aimed at female GIS MSc Football Coaching and Analysis applicants.

The scholarship hopes to help the applicants propel their career in football coaching and/or analysis within Australia.

This specific scholarship includes:

  • $3,000 towards your tuition fees
  • Applied research project on a Football Coaches Australia challenge
  • Mentorship with a Football Coaches Australia board member
  • Work experience through Football Coaches Australia
  • Free access to a GIS Summit or professional education short course for additional CPD

Football Coaches Australia is an organisation ‘for coaches, by coaches,’ which aims to promote and strengthen the reputation of football in Australia, and the reputation of Australian football on the world stage.’

This scholarship is one step towards the organisation’s goal, by helping produce quality coaches through the MSc Football Coaching and Analysis course at the Global Institute of Sport.

To be eligible for the scholarship, you must be an Australia-based female student with an offer for GIS’ MSc Football Coaching and Analysis course, starting in September 2023, with at least three months’ experience in football coaching and/or analysis.

To find out how to apply, or to read more about the scholarship, click here.

For further queries relating to the scholarship, contact our scholarships team on