Rural innovator grants
YOUNG scientists working within primary industries are being called on to apply for funding of up to $22,000 to further their research. Details of the 2013 Science and Innovation Awards for Young People in Agriculture, Fisheries and Forestry have just been released. The awards provide assistance to 18- to 35-yearolds to fund projects on an innovative or emerging scientific issue to benefit Australia’s primary industries.
Applications close at 5pm on Friday, November 23, with details available from abares.gov.au/scienceawards.