LDW Program

The Leadership Development for Women Program

LDW photo program

‘The success of every woman should be the inspiration to another. We should raise each other up. Make sure you’re very courageous: be strong, be extremely kind, and above all, be humble’ – Serena Williams

The Leadership Development program has been running at Charles Sturt University since 2006. The program aims to elevate women into Senior Leadership roles, to help build capabilities and networks at Charles Sturt University. As a participant in this program you will be supported to maximise your abilities and to strive to become the best version of yourself. You will explore a real life leadership challenge and look at developing real solutions to these problems.

Program Structure

The program will run from 02 August to 22 October 2021 and includes:

Learning Outcomes

Participants who complete the program will:


Applications are open to women (Levels B, C and D) and to professional women (levels 6) and above

Schedule of Dates

2021 Leadership Development for Women Program

Information Sessions

If you missed an information session we have recorded them so you can listen at your convenience

Tips for completing your LDW Application

Please contact pdprograms@csu.edu.au if you have any enquires or check the FAQs

There will be an information session for prospective applicants on 24 June 2021 12 noon - 1 pm to join the zoom webinar