Greg Graham Memorial Scholarship

4 Jan 2012 3:57 PM - Reminder - Applications close 16 January 2012

The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia’s (RGA) reminds members that applications for Tertiary Scholarships are closing soon!

As part of this commitment to the industry’s long term future, each year the RGA awards two scholarships to the children or grandchildren of RGA members to assist with their tertiary education costs. 

The Greg Graham Memorial Scholarship provides $4,000 to assist a student with the costs of tertiary education. This award is co-sponsored by the McCaughey Memorial Institute and Rice Research Australia Ltd.

The Peter Connor Book Award is awarded to the runner-up of the Greg Graham Memorial Scholarship winner and consists of $1,300 to put towards the cost of books and course materials.

Eligibiltiy Criteria:

  • Applicants must be the children or grandchildren of current financial members of RGA.
  • Applicants must be in their second or successive year of studying an agricultural related course at an Australian tertiary institution;
  • Applicants need to demonstrate a commitment to the rice industry.

Application forms are available at http://www.rga.org.au/f.ashx/Greg-Graham-Application-Form-2012.pdf or by phoning the RGA on (02) 6953 0433. Applications close Monday 16 January 2012.

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