About WIT

Our objectives are to foster social and professional contact between members. We aim to promote good business relationships between the companies, clients and other travel organisations.


Women in Tourism Gold Coast Scholarship

Women in Tourism Gold Coast are pleased to offer a scholarship to a current student with a passion for Tourism and/or Hospitality.

Scholarship is the value of over $1,000 and includes:

·         WIT GC Monthly breakfast attendance covered for 11 months

·         $500 cash towards current course expenses

·         Attendance at 2 monthly committee meetings to see the inside workings of the committee (no voting rights)



  • Students must currently studying a Certificate IV or higher education in the field of Tourism and/or Hospitality with at least 50% of the course completed with a Gold Coast based institution.
  • Australian citizen or permanent resident


To apply:

1.      Send resume and a  letter of support from your tutor along with a cover letter outlining your passion for the tourism industry and how this scholarship would assist to secretary@womenintourism.org.au

Cut off date for applications is 31st October, 2017. All scholarship applications will be reviewed and a decision will be made at November’s committee meeting and will be formally announced at December Christmas breakfast