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Education, Health, Rural & Regional

Bush Bursaries

Funder:  NSW Rural Doctors & CWA

Grant Background: The NSW Rural Doctors Network (RDN) Bush Bursaries and Country Women’s Association (CWA) Scholarships provide selected medical, midwifery and nursing students in NSW/ACT with $1,500 each to assist with costs associated with their studies. Recipients also spend two weeks on a rural placement in country NSW during their university holidays. The placement combines the enjoyable aspects of country life and rural medicine.

Placements are coordinated by the rural Councils. Placement locations may differ each year due to the involvement of different Councils.

The two-week placements are usually undertaken in December or January.

Applicants must demonstrate:

  • an interest in rural practice and lifestyle;
  • an understanding of the realities of rural medical practice; and
  • the motivation to undertake a placement in a rural area as part of the scheme.

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Agriculture, Education

NSW Farmers’ Association Tertiary Scholarships 2019

Funder:  NSW Farmers’ Association

Grant Background: Agriculture is a vibrant, global, and highly competitive industry that will need to attract and retain the best and brightest. NSW Farmers Association aims for excellence in the future workforce by awarding annual scholarships.

The Tertiary Scholarships demonstrate our commitment to our members and the industry by recognising the value of education to the future of agriculture.
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Education, Health, Latest Grants

Casella Wines Health Science Scholarship

Funder:  Casella Family Brands

Grant Background: Casella Family Brands is Australia’s largest family wine company and offers up to six scholarships to students across several fields including health, science and agriculture. The scholarships are designed to alleviate some of the financial pressures that come when studying so that students can focus on achieving exceptional results.

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Agriculture, Education, Latest Grants, Rural & Regional

Rural Bank Scholarship

Funder:  Rural Bank

Grant Background: In 2019, Rural Bank will be awarding up to 25 new scholarships to first-time undergraduate university students enrolled in studies that will enable them to contribute to the Australian agricultural industry.

The expanded program includes 10 additional scholarships to be awarded to students from communities affected by drought, alongside up to 15 scholarships on offer for regional and rural students across Australia.

This funding aims to support study-related expenses covering such things as accommodation costs, course costs, study materials and equipment, textbooks or tutoring.

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Agriculture, Education, Latest Grants, Rural & Regional

2019 Education Scholarships

If you are a new or existing student in 2019 undertaking a TAFE or other tertiary studies, then the range of scholarship opportunities below may be of interest:

BRAGG BEQUEST SCHOLARSHIP
Hardship-based scholarship for a Charles Sturt University student in full-time first year studying Bachelor of Agricultural Business Management or Agricultural Science. Deadline 3 February. For more information: CLICK HERE

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Agriculture, Education, Latest Grants, Rural & Regional

AgriFutures-Horizon Scholarship

Funder:  AgriFutures Australia

Scholarship Background: AgriFutures-Horizon Scholarship is an initiative supporting students enrolled in full-time study at an Australian university by providing:

  • A bursary of $5000 per year for the final two years of your degree
  • Professional development workshops
  • Annual industry work placements aligned with the scholar’s areas of interest and their sponsor’s industry
  • Opportunities to network and gain knowledge at a range of industry events.

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