About the award
The AgriFutures™ Rural Women's Award is Australia's leading award acknowledging and supporting the essential role women play in rural industries, businesses and communities.
The award provides a platform to inspire and support Australian women to use and develop their skills to benefit their industries and communities.
Agriculture Victoria is proud to sponsor the 2020 Victorian AgriFutures Rural Women's Award.
Finalists are selected based on demonstration of their commitment to the future sustainability of primary industries, their potential to achieve and deliver benefits to their industry, and how they provide leadership and share their skills and knowledge with their communities.
The award can help women to secure funding for innovative ideas and projects, or open doors to professional development and Alumni networks.
This award comprises:
- A $10,000 bursary for leadership development
- The opportunity to participate in the Australian Institute of Company Directors Course
- The opportunity to be a national finalist for the 2020 AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award.
Applications for the 2020 Victorian award are now open. Applications close at 11pm on 31 October 2019.
For further information about the awards, visit AgriFutures – Rural Women's Award.