AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award

The AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award celebrates and supports women in rural areas, and the essential role they play in rural industries, business and their communities.  Open to all women involved in rural industries (agriculture, forestry and fisheries), the Award provides a platform to inspire and support Australian women to use and develop their skills to benefit their industries and communities.

2019 Applications open Monday, 3 September 2018 – Webinar:  What is the Rural Women’s Award, who should apply, and what should I address in the selection criteria?
Monday, 15 October 2018 – 2018 AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award Gala Dinner and National Announcement
Wednesday, 31 October 2018 – 2019 applications close

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2019 Science and Innovation Awards

Grants of up to $22,000 are now open for young people aged 18-35 in agriculture, fisheries and forestry to fund your project on an innovative or emerging scientific issue that will benefit Australia’s primary industries.
The Science Awards encourage young scientists, researchers, innovators and others who have an original project that will contribute to the ongoing success and sustainability of Australia’s agricultural, fisheries and forestry industries.

Applications close 5pm AEDT Friday 12 October 2018.
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