Eligibility

 

  • Between 28-45 years of age. Please note that exceptional candidates outside this age range will be considered

  • Ordinarily a resident of Australia

  • Engaged in farming, horticulture, fishing or associated industries

  • Intending to remain involved in food and fibre industries in Australia

Value

 

  • $30,000, subject to guidelines set out on this website to cover costs associated with the study and reporting

  • Nuffield will withhold some funding as an assurance on the submission of an approved report

  • Likely costs exceeding this value must be met by the scholar

Program Components

  • 2020 National Conference is a chance to meet the Nuffield network and agribusiness leaders, receive a program briefing and be formally awarded the scholarship. To be held in late-October 2020

  • 2021 Contemporary Scholars Conference (CSC) is a week-long program for all newly-selected scholars from around the world. Scholars build networks and consider international trade and policy issues affecting agriculture. It is a truly cultural and ambassadorial experience where leadership skills are enhanced

  • 2021 Global Focus Program (GFP) offers a four-week, group travel experience spent in various countries across the world. Scholars select one GFP and investigate agricultural marketing, trade, environmental issues and experience social and cultural aspects of each region

  • 2021-22 Individual Study enables scholars to travel to countries of choice to study their chosen topic

  • Written and Verbal Reporting is a requirement of the scholarship and these are completed following the research. Reports are due in writing as well as verbally at the National Conference

 

*NOTE: All dates and activities are subject to change due to COVID-19 restrictions. Nuffield will work with scholars if extensions are required

 

 

Download the 2021 Scholarship Application Brochure here

 

©2020 by Nuffield Australia Farming Scholars

Address: PO Box 495, Kyogle, New South Wales 2474

Ph: 0406761798 E: enquiries@nuffield.com.au

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