Eligibility: Grey/Bruce residents, pursuing post secondary education in an agricultural related field.
Selection Criteria: Students - residing in Grey/Bruce who demonstrate an interest in careers directly related to agriculture or related occupations. - showing leadership and community involvement while maintain academic achievement.
Method of Application: Apply on-line no later than August 31, 2022 by completing the on-line application with all supporting documentation.
Notification of winners: A member of The Building Careers and Futures in Agriculture Bursary Committee will notify the successful applicant on or before October 1, 2022. They will receive their award at the Annual General Meeting of there respective county to be held in October 2022.
Documentation required: One page cover letter, addressed to the Building Careers and Futures in Agriculture Bursary Committee written by the student, explaining education goals and their plans for their future in agriculture. Resume including a list of community and agriculture related involvement and accomplishments. Most recent transcript (high school or college/university). Proof of enrollment (letter of acceptance or timetable if current student). Letters of recommendation (from a mentor, employer, volunteer organization community leader, etc.) (maximum of three references please). Disbursement process: Bursary (maximum of $1000) will be provided, not as one payment; but over the course of a maximum of two years; at the discretion of the Selection Committee; depending on the student’s successful continuation of the intended program.