THE deadline is looming for applications for eight scholarships valued at $5000 offered by the NSW Farmers Association.
The scholarships support students from farming backgrounds who are studying at university or TAFE.
Students must be in their second year of university study, or first or second year of vocational study to be eligible.
In addition, students, their partners, or parents must have held a full producer membership with the association during the past two years.
The scholarships are available to students studying any course at a recognised tertiary institution and are not limited to those studying in NSW.
Application forms are available on the NSW Farmers’ website www.nswfarmers.org.au. Forms must be completed and returned to the association by 5pm, Friday, February 15.