John Hanrahan Scholarship for agriculture and agribusiness students – applications now open
Riverine Plains Inc is pleased to announce that applications for the 2021 John Hanrahan Scholarship are now open.
The John Hanrahan Scholarship recognises and encourages agricultural excellence in the Riverine Plains region through the support of a local second year student in their agriculture/agribusiness bachelor or diploma degree studies.
The John Hanrahan Scholarship is named in honour of the late John Hanrahan, a successful and experienced farmer from Coreen, who had a passion for agriculture, a thirst for knowledge and real sense of community.
The Scholarship, which is awarded annually, includes a bursary of $5,000, access to work experience opportunities with Riverine Plains Inc or through our networks, opportunities to network and gain knowledge with free access to all Riverine Plains events and mentoring from one of our current committee members.
The John Hanrahan Scholarship is open to current first year Agriculture or Agribusiness degree or diploma students, who will be entering their second year of studies in 2021.
Students aged between 18 and 30 from the Riverine Plains region of north eastern Victoria and the southern Riverina region of NSW are eligible to apply.
Applications for the John Hanrahan Scholarship open on 1 July and close on 30 September, 2020, with further details available via this link.
The John Hanrahan Scholarship is administered via the Riverine Plains Scholarship Fund.