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Emily King
Manager, Woolgrower Education & Capacity Building
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Are you AWI's next Nuffield Scholar?

Posted by Bestprac on Apr 06 2014

AWI sponsors the annual AWI Nuffield Woolgrower Scholarship, in collaboration with Nuffield Australia. The scholarship is a unique opportunity for a woolgrower to study a particular subject of interest, and increase practical farming knowledge and management skills and techniques in the Australian wool industry.

Applications for 2015 scholarships are now open

The scholarships are open to men and women, who are between 28-40 years of age.

A scholarship, supported by AWI, is available.

  • 1 April 2014: 2014 applications for 2015 scholarships open.
  • 30 June 2014: Applications for 2015 scholarships close.
  • July 2014: State-based selection panels short-list applicants.
  • August 2014: Final selections to be held in Melbourne.
  • September 2014: National Conference in Tasmania; winners announced and scholarship briefing.

View the 2015 scholarships brochure here

For more information visit the Nuffield Website

Recent AWI Nuffield Woolgrower Scholars

2014 - Tim Gubbins, Moyston, Victoria
2013 - Matthew Ipsen, Wareek, Victoria
2012 - James Walker, Longreach, Queensland
2011 - James Robertson, Renmark, South Australia
2009 - David Cussons, Kojonup, Western Australia
2008 - Ben Ranford, Cleve, South Australia
2007 - James Walker, Carrick, Tasmani

Read more about theses participants and their reports here


Last changed: Apr 09 2014



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