You could recieve up to $10,000! Each scholarship recipient is eligible to receive up to $5,000 for training and study (Upskill), followed by up to $5,000 to put their new skills into practice (Invest).
If you are aged 35 years or younger, and have at least two years' experience on-farm, you could be eligible to apply.
You are strongly encouraged to apply again as long as you still meet the eligibility criteria!
A Q&A session is being held tomorrow night (Thursday 27 May) at 7pm. Email [email protected] to be sent the link to join the Q&A Session.
Apply at vic.gov.au/youngfarmers.
Applications close at midnight on Sunday 6 June 2021.
The scholarship program builds on the commitments of the Agriculture Strategy to grow, modernise and promote the sector - helping to deliver the agriculture skills of the future and building on the Government's goal to grow Victoria's agriculture sector to $20 billion by 2030.
Since 2015, the Young Farmers Scholarship program has successfully supported 76 young farmers to develop their skills across a range of agriculture sectors.