For the fifth year in a row, the Ontario Federation of Agriculture (OFA) is offering three bursaries in the amount of $2,000 per recipient. Students of OFA families, who are entering or currently pursuing a post-secondary education in an agriculture-related program, are invited to apply now until August 31, 2020.
Bursary recipients will be selected from applicants who are OFA members, a child of, or employee of an OFA member and are residents of Ontario.
The bursaries funds were sourced from the silent auction at OFA’s 2019 Annual General Meeting. The bursaries will be awarded regionally, including one recipient from each region across the province. The regions include: South-Western Ontario, Central Ontario and Northern and Eastern Ontario.
Applicants should be able to demonstrate volunteer and industry related accomplishments, an interest in agriculture and rural issues, community involvement and proof of enrollment.
The bursary winners will be announced at OFA’s 2020 Annual General Meeting in November.
Don’t miss out on this opportunity – the deadline to submit an application is August 31, 2020.
Please refer to the Bursary Terms and Conditions for additional information.