We are excited to announce a young scholarship program aimed at young researcher / extension professionals within SALRC’s 19 investor member organisations. Successful applicants will win a $750 scholarship to attend and present their research / extension activities to the SALRC Council at their meeting in Wagga on Tuesday 10th October 2023. Winners will also have access to online training with a presentation specialist prior to the meeting and have the opportunity to attend the Digital Agrifood Summit following the Council meeting on 11-12 October in Wagga.

Competition Details:
– How to Enter: Entrants should register for the competition and submit a short 3-5 minute video detailing their research or extension activity.
– Application submission date: 5:00pm (AEST) Friday 15th September 2023.
– Successful applicant notification: By Friday 22nd September 2023.

For more information about the scholarships, including eligibility criteria and consideration for video content, please download the Young Scholarship Information Pack.

SALRC understands the importance of supporting and mentoring early career professionals. The SALRC Council meeting offers young researchers and extension professionals an opportunity to showcase their research / extension activities and network with leading producers, researchers and extension professionals from the southern Australian livestock industry.

If you have any questions or require more information, please contact Chair Ian Rogan (0418 484 088) or SALRC Secretary Angela Inkester (03 5341 6100 or info@salrc.com.au).