Develop, support, promote disability leaders

Apply for Future Shapers

Please complete the application form and we will contact you about your eligibility and involvement in the Future Shapers Program 2022.

The Future Shapers commences with an intensive workshop in Canberra. You must be available to attend this workshop. Your program fee must be received by 31 July 2022 to participate in the Future Shapers. The 2022 intensive workshop will be held from 13 to 15 September. It is a requirement of the program that you attend the full 3 days of the workshop.

Future Shapers Application

Application form for participation in Future Shapers Program 2018
  • We mainly use email or zoom, but need a phone number in case you are unable to be contacted. Don't forget country & area code.
  • So we know you aren't a robot
  • I am a person with disability * Required
  • I can attend the 3 day intensive workshop in Canberra from 13 to 15 September 2022. * Required
  • please keep to a short paragraph.
  • How have you achieved change? Did you work alone or with others? What strategies did you use?
  • What would you like to achieve in the next 3 years?
  • short paragraph on why this is the right opportunity for you.
  • Your commitment * Required
    Please agree to the following:
  • Program fee * Required
    The Future Shapers is a comprehensive program valued at $12,000 AUD. Please note you are responsible for ensuring that your travel and accommodation costs and program fee will be covered. The DLI is unable to assist you with covering the costs of the program. We strongly encourage you to seek funding support from your employer or government. Please indicate how you will fund your participation. PLEASE OBTAIN FUNDING APPROVAL BEFORE ANSWERING THIS QUESTION.
  • Please note: your disability access requirements should not prevent you from applying. Please contact us if you have any questions. We recognise that some people are unable to travel due to their disability and we are committed to ensuring that you can still participate in the Future Shapers. Please contact us to discuss. The DLI will also run the intensive workshop virtually if there are travel restrictions in place.