Greg Graham Memorial Scholarship

2 Jan 2013 3:53 PM - 2013 applications close soon!

The Ricegrowers’ Association of Australia (RGA) reminds members that applications for tertiary scholarships are closing soon!

 “As part of our 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,” said RGA President, Les Gordon.

 “We’d like to remind potential applicants that the closing date for applications is Monday 14 January”.

 The Greg Graham Memorial Scholarship provides $4,000 to assist a student with the costs of tertiary education.  This award is sponsored by 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.

 “I would encourage local students to apply for the scholarships before the closing date,” said Mr Gordon.

 Application forms are available at (just search for “RGA awards and scholarships”), or by phoning the RGA on (02) 6953 0433. 

Applications close Monday 14 January 2013.