Applications for 2025 Nuffield Scholarships are open now and close on 31 May.

Each scholarship is valued at $40,000. Nuffield Australia will award up to 20 scholarships this year. Scholarships on offer include the five drought resilience scholarships, as well as others covering horticulture, grains, dairy, wool, fisheries, cotton and more.  Nuffield Scholarships are open to all those involved in food and fibre production typically aged between 28 and 45.

The bursary allows scholars to travel for 15 weeks over the next two years to study a topic important to their industry. With international travel back in full swing, Nuffield Australia has groups of scholars travelling to every corner of the globe this year.

Shortlisted applicants will be interviewed during June and July. Successful recipients will be announced at the Nuffield Australia National Conference in Launceston from 2-4 September. Find out more and apply at