Applications are now open for scholarships that gives Australian farmers and fishers a global perspective to learn, grow and remain competitive.  Nuffield Australia Scholarships let producers see leading and innovative businesses across the globe, to find ideas and forge connections that can improve value chains. Each scholarship is valued at $30,000 and Nuffield Australia will award up to 20 scholarship this year.

The Scholarships are open to farmers, fishers and those in associated industries aged between 28-45, and no tertiary education qualifications are required. Each scholar receives a $30,000 bursary to spend 14 weeks of travel over 18 months to study a topic important to the industry.

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Applications close on Friday 6 August. Successful applicants will be announced at the National Conference on 11 October.