Scholarships for farm innovations

Cecilia AllenThe West Australian
Late summer crop of brown beauty dwarf beans.
Camera IconLate summer crop of brown beauty dwarf beans. Credit: Stan Maley

Farmers and innovators in the agriculture and aquaculture sector have until the end of May to apply for a scholarship of up to $30,000 to develop and pursue an idea or invention.

Applicants with an innovative idea for the fields of agriculture or aquaculture that has the potential to broaden the economy and to modernise the agrifood sector are encouraged to apply.

The program awarded $55,202 in scholarships in its first round to four WA farmers and innovators.

Applications for round two of the program close at 12pm on May 31.

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