The ACAS/ Coca-Cola Agriculture Scholarships are open to any Australian citizen or permanent resident who:
Simply find your local show society and contact them to apply for membership.
Being a member of an Australian Agricultural Society has more benefits that you first imagined. Agricultural Societies offer young people the opportunity to be involved with their local community, gain valuable agricultural experience, and learn about emerging opportunities in Australian agriculture.
The Secretary Australian Council of Agricultural Societies,
PO Box 124
Mitchell ACT 2911
You'll need to include your academic details, work experience, extra-curricular activities, and your Australian Show Society membership details.
Scholarships are awarded on a state basis. Preference in awarding scholarships will be based on the commitment to regional Australia and involvement in your local agricultural society. The selection process takes into account the whole student including their- involvement in local rural shows, work experience, agricultural experience, community service, leadership skills and academic achievements.
Successful applicants must be prepared to travel to the Capital City of their home state during the Annual Royal Show to formally be presented with the scholarship.
Applications may be made on line or by mail, and winners are notified by mail a few weeks prior to the date of the Royal Show in their Capital City. If your application is successful you will be notified in writing about how to claim your scholarship.
Previous applicants are welcome to reapply.
To help parents, teachers and members of Australian Agricultural Societies to find out about the ACAS/Coca-Cola Scholarship download the agricultural scholarship guide.
All students who are members of the Australian Societies and their parents are encouraged to download this guide to ensure their applications are filled out and submitted by the deadline.
Applications for the ACAS/Coca-Cola 2013 Scholarship Program close:
Early Applications will be appreciated. Your state is determined by your membership of your nominated Agricultural Show Society.
Late applications will not be considered.