Leeuwin Sailing

LEEUWIN OCEAN ADVENTURE FOUNDATION SCHOLARSHIP FUND

Applications are now open!

The Shire of Dardanup is offering a minimum of 5 residents of our Shire, between the ages of 14 and 25 the opportunity to receive a full scholarship to participate in a Youth Explorer Voyage.

The voyages are operated by the Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation on the sailing vessel STS Leeuwin II, which is a full working ship.

Successful applicants will be involved in most aspects of the ship operations. This program is designed to help young people build many life skills including self-confidence, teamwork, leadership and communication.

This year’s voyage will depart from Busselton on January 17, 2017 and end in Fremantle on January 22, 2017.

Travel to Busselton and from Fremantle will be the responsibility of the successful applicants.

Applications close on Friday, October 14 2016. An interview process will be conducted on October 27 & 28, 2016. Successful applicants will be notified by November 4, 2016.

The Shire of Dardanup would like to thank scholarship sponsors:

  • Parkridge Group
  • Cristal
  • Lions Club of Eaton
  • Lions Club of Dardanup

For further information please contact Melanie Serra – Culture and Community Services Officer on 9724 0354.


FURTHER INFORMATION

Follow the links below to find out more about the Leeuwin voyage.

> Leeuwin Ocean Adventure Foundation

> Application Form Leeuwin 2016 – 2017