Future Leaders


Are you?

    • Passionate about tennis
    • Looking to made a difference within your local community
    • Currently in year 9 or 10

What is Future Leaders?

Future Leaders is designed to engage and empower young people in volunteering and community leadership by supporting participants in the delivery of a 15 hour tennis project in collaboration with their tennis club, coach or community organisation

Program Overview and Timeline

Future Leaders Webinar Series – December 2021 – February 2022
  • 4x 60 minute evening webinars (recordings available)
  • Topics include program overview, project planning and special guest speaker

Webinar 1: December 8, 2021
Webinar 2: December 14, 2021
Webinar 3: February 9, 2022
Webinar 4: February 22, 2022

Leadership Workshop Day – February 2022

Future Leaders will elect to attend one workshop day as part of the program

  • Sydney – February 12
  • Bathurst – February 13
  • Coffs Harbour – February 19
  • Canberra – March 12
Project Presentation & Graduation Day – May 2022
  • Future Leaders will be encouraged to attend a presentation/graduation day in May 2021 within their local region
Virtual Project Check In’s & Support – Monthly
  • Monthly opportunities to participate in online meetings facilitated by Tennis staff to provide support and advice on Future Leaders Projects
  • Access to Future Leaders online project toolkit

Application Details

  • A registered member of a Tennis NSW or Tennis ACT affiliated Tennis Club
  • Able to contribute 15 hours to a project or role with a tennis club/provider or community organization that is aimed at growing tennis participation
  • Able to attend Future Leaders program activities
  • Has not participated in Future Leaders Program previously
  • In year 9 or 10 during the 2020 school year
Application process:

We embrace the diversity of our tennis community and encourage all eligible applicants to apply for the program.

  • Applications Open October 8, 2021
  • Applications Close November 8, 2021

Participation Fee

  • $60 participation fee – includes Future Leaders T-Shirt and all webinar & workshop costs (excluding participant travel costs)
  • Participant registration fee is only payable upon confirmation of successful selection for the program

Email: [email protected]