Scholarships 2024

 


Scholarships offered in 2024:

Include:

Heniiger ChallengeHeiniger Learner's Scholarship Application

For all Intermediate and Senior participants (15-23 years of age as at 01/04/24)
By submitting this application, you agree that if selected as the recipient you will, over the following 12 months:

  • Complete 1 TAFE shearer learner or improver school
  • Compete in 1 learner / intermediate shearing competition at a local show
  • Spend 1 day on site with a Heiniger rep at a field day / Ag Show
  • Submit a written report, preferably with a photo or two, to SA Sheep Expo within 2 weeks of completing these experiences.  These are of great value to us to use to promote future events via social media and our website.

Jamestown Show Experience Scholarship Application

Open to Junior participants (12-14 years as at 01/04/24)

  • Aid in sheep preparation and competition at the Jamestown Show 6-7th October 2024
  • Recipient required to cover own travel expenses
  • The focus of this scholarship is to work with the Sheep and Wool committee behind the scenes, running the Ewe Hogget competition on Sunday the 6th of October 2024, and then in another area of shows competition on Monday the 7th of October 2024.
  • Free entry tickets for you and your family
  • You will also be encouraged to join in with the junior judging competitions and young farmers challenge.
  • Submit a written report, preferably with a photo or two, to SA Sheep Expo within 2 weeks of completing these experiences.  These are of great value to us to use to promote future events via social media and our website.

RAAHSA Steward Show Experience

Open to Intermediate & Senior Participants Only

  • Your scholarship has been kindly provided by the Pastoral Committee of the Royal Adelaide Agricultural and Horticultural Society
  • You will be required to attend the Royal Adelaide Show, August 31st – September 8th 2024 (on the applicable days for the breeds selected)
  • Submit a written report, preferably with a photo or two, to SA Sheep Expo within 2 weeks of completing these experiences.  These are of great value to us to use to promote future events via social media and our website.

Flinder's Merino Learners Scholarship

Open to Intermediates & Seniors 15-23 years of age as at 01/04/24

By submitting this application, you agree that if selected as the recipient you will, over the following 12 months:

  • You will enjoy a work experience placement with a merino sheep breeder from the Flinder's Merino Group.
  • Suitable date to be negotiated with them
  • All travel arrangements are your responsibility with a $250 travel bursary to cover costs
  • Submit a written report, preferably with a photo or two, to SA Sheep Expo within 2 weeks of completing these experiences.  These are of great value to us to use to promote future events via social media and our website.

Merino SA Scholarship

Open to Intermediates & Seniors 15-23 years of age as at 01/04/24

By submitting this application, you agree that if selected as the recipient you will, over the following 12 months:

  • Complete a Midweek farmstay with a SA Merino Sheep Breeder during a school holiday period
  • Organise travel arrangements at your expense
  • Submit a written report on your experience soon after your farmstay and prior to the 2025 Expo