Santa Clara Univeristy has created a site dedicated to helping you make ethical decisions and teaches you how to justify
your choices and helps you realise the importance of considering others when making decisions.
The Australian Leadership Awards (ALA)
Scholarships are a component of the Australian Leadership Awards, a regional program under the Australian Scholarships
initiative. Australian Leadership Awards aim to develop leadership, build partnerships and linkages with the Asia-Pacific.
They are intended for those who are already leaders or have the potential to assume leadership roles that can influence
social and economic policy reform and development outcomes, both in their own countries and in the Asia-Pacific region. The
ALA program comprises of Scholarships and Fellowships.
ALA Scholarships are academically prestigious awards offered to high achievers from the Asia-Pacific
region each year to undertake postgraduate study (Masters or Doctorate) and a Leadership Training Program in Australia.
Selection for ALA Scholarships is highly competitive, based on leadership qualities and on academic
ALA Scholarships are an investment in the future of the Asia-Pacific region. In this regard, ALA
scholars are therefore required to return to their home country or the region for two years after they have completed their
In future years, ALA scholars will belong to a unique group - the Australian Scholarships Alumni - a
network that will maintain strong and enduring links to Australia. Managed by AusAID as part of Australia's overseas aid program,
ALA Scholarships are open only to citizens of countries in the Asia-Pacific region with which Australia
has an significant aid program.
The following link highlights some interesting theories on Leadership. These include Concepts of Leadership, Leadership
and Human Behaviour, Leadership and Direction, Communication, Motivation, Character and Leadership Styles.
It also has great links to other Leadership resources, as well as Discussion Topics.
The next link offers a wealth of knowledge from Forbes, which markets itself as 'the website for the world's business
leaders'. Although you need to be a member to access some areas, it is well worth having a look at the content, as it offers
great examples of business leadership.