2014 Rosemary Richards Scholarship


Women members are invited to apply for the the 2014 Rosemary Richards Scholarship.

Rosemary Richards was a proud feminist, unionist and educator. As President of the ACT Branch of the AEU, she played a crucial role in shaping the AEU as an organisation which reflects feminist principles. The scholarship aims to provide the opportunity to a woman member to increase her skills and experience in the union’s work at a state/territory/national or international level by supporting the recipient’s proposal which may include (but is not limited to):

  • The establishment of a work-shadowing arrangement or a mentoring arrangement;
  • Research or study experiences;
  • Formal and/or informal training and development opportunities (e.g. attendance at an appropriate conference);
  • or The design and implementation of a discrete project.

To apply, please view the selection criteria and complete the nomination form below. Nominations should be submitted to AEU ACT Women's Officer, Sue Amundsen: email -; fax - 62731828, post - PO box 3042, Manuka ACT 2603.

Please call Sue on 62727900 if you have any questions or would like to discuss your nomination. 

About the scholarship


Selection criteria


Nomination form



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