To be considered for this grant, a group of alumni must:
- be Australia Awards alumni of the DFAT-funded Australia Awards Scholarships, Australia Awards Fellowships, or Short Courses
- be citizens of Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka, reside in their country of citizenship, and be intending to use the Women in Leadership Regional Grant in at least one of the eight countries mentioned above.
- be members of the Women in Leadership Network in their country of residence or be willing to become members of the regional Women in Leadership Network.
- agree to participate in a Fraud Management; Gender Equality, Disability and Social Inclusion (GEDSI); Child Protection; and Prevention of Sexual Exploitation, Abuse and Harassment briefing prior to receiving the grant, and use and acquit the grant according to DFAT and Program guidelines