Rural scholarships

Study. Students looking to embark on study are invited to apply for the following scholarships.

Rural Bank welcomes applications for its national scholarship program offering 15 tertiary scholarships to first-time undergraduate students eager to begin their careers in the agriculture sector.

Scholarship recipients will receive financial support to the value of $5,000 for the first year of their studies to contribute to the costs of accommodation, travel, course materials, study equipment and tutoring. Subject to academic performance, the scholarship funding could be extended to support their second year of study.

Applications close on Monday January 29, visit www.ruralbank.com.au/scholarships.

The AgriFutures Horizon Scholarship is open to first year students studying an agriculture related degree, and senior students studying financial services with an interest in agriculture.

On offer is a $5000 bursary and professional development opportunities for eligible university students.

Applications close on Friday February 23. The online application form and terms and conditions can be found at www.agrifutures.com.au/horizon.

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