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Applications are open for the 2025 Nuffield Australia Farming Scholarship Program

07 March 2024

Each year Nuffield Australia awards scholarships to farmers in Australia. The objective is to increase practical farming knowledge and management skills and techniques generally.

Each scholarship is valued at $40,000 and includes:

  • 15-weeks of purposeful learning and unique access to a global agricultural network
  • Connections with the global alumni – over 500 scholars in Australia and 2,000 worldwide
  • See leading and innovative businesses and identify new best practices
  • Select a research topic that will be of use to you, your business, community and industry

For 2024 and 2025, there is a particular focus on identifying scholars who focus on both resilience and drought.

As a Scholar you will:

  • Research a topic to add value to the Australian primary industry sector
  • Join a global network of 2,000 scholars, who have enjoyed this unique experience
  • Become a lifelong member of Nuffield to promote primary industries
  • Travel overseas and have access to international businesses and individuals not otherwise reachable

To be considered for a 2025 scholarship, you apply in 2024. Research and travel start in 2025.
Applications close 31 May 2023

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