The Victorian Government has announced the latest round of Young Farmer Scholarships, with farmers and farm workers aged 35 years or under eligible for up to $10000 to assist with development and career progression.
The funding consists of up to $5000 for study, with a further $5000 to invest on-farm or in professional development activities to help put new skills into practice.
Eligible courses include a Diploma in Agriculture, human resources training, business management courses and a rang of on-farm technical training.
■Applications for the Young Farmers Scholarship Program close on August 30. For more information, visit: vic.gov.au/youngfarmers