2020 Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry Grants

Grants of up to $22,000 are available to 18-35 year olds with an idea for a project on an innovative or emerging scientific issue that will benefit Australia’s primary industries.

Young Farmer Business Program Coaching

Are you ready to dive in and learn from a business coach? Farm Table and the NSW Department of Primary Industries is offering an incredible opportunity for young farmers to work with a coach to help get their business moving! The individual coaching program gives participants the chance to learn from an accredited business coach, […]

New Opportunity: Future Farmers Network’s Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD) real-time training program

The Future Farmers Network is recruiting four of their financial members to participate in the Foot-and-Mouth Disease (FMD) real-time training program. This program will see their four chosen members raising awareness of FMD in Nepal over one week. Raising general awareness of FMD is an important objective of this program and the Department expects that […]

New Podcast: Secret Life of STEM

The University of Melbourne has created a 12-part podcast called ‘Secret Life of STEM,’ which highlights the surprising stories behind STEM careers. The podcast says it explores “the fears, hopes, and misconceptions about studying and working in STEM.” The episodes are fairly short (roughly 25 mins) and cover topics ranging from Arts and Humanities to […]

Applications for Heywire now open

Heywire is a chance for regional and rural young people to have their voices heard. This annual storytelling competition, run by the ABC, showcases what it’s like to grow up in regional, rural and remote Australia. Winning Heywire is a chance for young people to have their story told on the ABC and see the […]