Now is the time for Australia’s proactive agriculturalists to consider a Nuffield Scholarship that will provide the opportunity to research important rural concepts, techniques and systems that will secure the industry’s future in a post-COVID world.

Applications for the 2021 Nuffield Scholarship program are now open. Each scholarship is valued at $30,000, and with 20 on offer in 2021, the application period will run until Friday, 11 September 2020. Interviews will take place across September and October.

Access to Nuffield’s extensive global network is what sets this program apart. It enables participants to learn firsthand how other farm businesses around the world are tackling issues and barriers within the sector. Open to farmers, fishers, and those in associated industries between 28-45 years of age, applying for a Nuffield Scholarship is done online via the Nuffield Australia website. Applications are open from Monday, 29 June to Friday, 11 September 2020. For more information, or to apply, visit Successful recipients of the 2021 Nuffield Scholarships will be awarded during the Nuffield Australia National Conference to be held in Brisbane on 26 October 2020.

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