Gardiner Foundation Tertiary Scholarship Program
Application open: 30 Aug 2019
Application close: 24 Nov 2019, 5pm
Terms: Up to 3 years
Gardiner Dairy Foundation is proud to offer tertiary scholarships to up to seven individuals residing in Victorian dairy communities, commencing studies in 2020 to pursue a career that will either directly benefit the dairy industry and/or benefit dairy communities. Each scholarship is worth $10,000 per year and is available for the first three years of a scholar’s University or TAFE course.
The Gardiner Dairy Foundation’s aims to continue to invest in emerging leaders and practices to help develop a long-term future for the dairy industry. Supporting rural people beginning tertiary study contributes to achieving this.
The Victorian dairy industry is an exciting industry with a multitude of career opportunities, employing approximately 50,000 people in diverse jobs ranging from engineering to international trade.
Successful Scholars must be:
- Pursuing a career through their chosen course that will either directly benefit the Victorian dairy industry and/or benefit Victorian dairy communities
- Commencing their first year of full-time tertiary study in 2020 (University or TAFE)
- Required to move away from home to take up their chosen course
- Australian citizens
- Currently residing in a Victorian dairy region