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Young Farmers Scholarship Applications Open

Young Farmers Scholarship Applications Open

New Zealand Young Farmers’ World Congress Charitable Trust is calling for applications for scholarships from students studying agriculture or agriculturally related topics at universities or polytechnics. The Trust is awarding two (2) university scholarships worth up to $1,500 and one (1) polytechnic scholarship worth up to $750 for the remainder of the 2004 study year.

The Young Farmers World Congress Charitable Trust is administered by New Zealand Young Farmers. The Trust was formed in 1989 to distribute the revenue produced from the investment of profits from the World Congress of Young Farmers held in Christchurch in 1985.

For an application forms visit http://www.fedfarm.org.nz. Applications close Friday 20 August 2004, and should be directed to:

Nicola Ekdahl New Zealand Young Farmers P O Box 715 Wellington nekdahl@fedfarm.org.nz

New Zealand Young Farmers (NZYF) is a rural group for people aged 15-31. Membership of NZYF offers young people pathways to friendship, achievement and knowledge. Run by young people for young people, NZYF welcomes members from all walks of life. For more information on New Zealand Young Farmers, call 0800 FARMING. New Zealand Young Farmers is an industry group of Federated Farmers of New Zealand (Inc).

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