AgriFutures Australia is a new beginning for the Rural Industries Research and Development Council (RIRDC). The organisation focuses on the future of Australian agriculture, representing the interests and aspiration of farmers and rural communities.
The AgriFuturesRural Women’s Award supports and acknowledges the essential role women play in rural industries, businesses and communities.
The Award recognises and encourages emerging female leaders who have the desire, commitment and leadership potential to make a greater contribution to their industries and communities.
The Award is open to all Australian women involved in:
- rural industries;
- rural and regional businesses; and
- rural and regional communities.
Applicants must be over 18 years and no formal qualifications are required. Applications close on Wednesday, October 31. More information is available by emailing AgriFutures Australia or on the website.