Scholarship for Forest Growers - Call for Applications


The Institute of Foresters of Australia and Australian Forest Growers (IFA/AFG) and the Forest Growers Committee are offering financial support to Australian farmers and family forest growers to attend the IFA/AFG’s 2021 National Conference in Launceston.

The IFA/AFG, through the Growers Reserve Fund is offering a scholarship pool of up to $10,000 to be divided among all successful applicants.

About the 2021 National Conference 

Your Forests, Our Future
Dates: 11 – 14 October 2021
Location: Country Club, Launceston, Tasmania
For more information about the National Conference , click HERE 

What is on offer:
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A scholarship pool of $10,000 that will be divided amongst each successful applicant.
 *  In the first instance, the scholarship will be applied to each successful applicant’s conference registration (Conference registration valued at $795)
 *  If there is funding available and the successful applicant will travel over 150 kms to participate in the conference, the scholarship can be used to offset travel expenses i.e., flights, transfers, airport parking, with 50% payable on announcement and the balance payable once a final report and proof of conference related expenses has been received.
 *  The scholarship will be capped at up to $1,500 per successful applicant.

Applications close: 9.00 am, Friday 30 April 2021
Click HERE to download the application form 
Questions? contact the IFA/AFG office on admin@forestry.org.au and we will be happy to help.