Do you know a student who is passionate about giving rural and regional Australia's current affairs a voice?
The Royal Agricultural Society Foundation's JB Fairfax Award for Rural Journalism aims to encourage university students to pursue a career in rural journalism upon graduation,. The Award was established through a private donation from Mr John B Fairfax AO.
The Award includes a scholarship of $10,000 and practical work experience at Rural Press and the 2013 Sydney Royal Easter Show. The winning article is also published in a major rural publication.
Applications are open until 30 September 2012.
Be inspired by Alison Francis and learn how her recent JB Fairfax Award for Rural Journalism has made a different to her study. Learn more