The Minerals Council of Australia invites applications for two scholarships in 2014-15 for talented women in the mining industry to enrol and complete the world class Australian Institute of Company Directors – Company Directors Course.

The Company Directors Course provides the student with a comprehensive understanding of the major issues confronting company directors in today’s business environment and equips the student with the skills and knowledge necessary to effectively undertake the duties of a company director.

The Course is designed for those wishing to further their directorship skills and knowledge and those who aspire to serve on boards. Participants generally include executive and non-executive directors, CEOs and senior executives who report to boards, from publicly listed, private, government and not-for-profit organisations.

Eligible applicants must be nominated by an MCA member or associate member company.

Applications close on 5 September 2014.

For further information please contact Chris James, Assistant Director - Workforce Skills on 03 8614 1851 or