The recipient of the Trans-Tasman Travel Bursary will embark on a self guided tour around New Zealand, visiting Angus studs, commercial operations, feedlots and attend field days and sales. The exchange will involve moving throughout the country experiencing the New Zealand beef industry and the strength of the Angus breed globally.
Sponsored by the New England Travel Centre and the Angus Australia Foundation, the scholarship provides annually an Angus Australia member aged between18 and 30 years of age the opportunity to travel around New Zealand.
The bursary covers return airfares for the recipient to travel to New Zealand, $1000 spending money and assistance to organize a tour to various seed-stock and commercial breeders across the country.
The scholarship recipient is encouraged to spend at least four weeks in New Zealand to make the most of the opportunity.
The Angus Australia network of staff, members and affiliated groups can provide assistance and insight to develop a tour to the recipients interest.
How to Apply for the scholarship:
Please complete the application form found on the Angus Australia Website. Applicants will then be short listed and notified. Shortlisted applicants may have an interview over the phone or in person at the Angus Youth National Roundup.
Conditions of receiving the Scholarship
For more information contact: Jake Phillips, Angus Australia Breed Development Officer firstname.lastname@example.org | 0401 261 217