AgriFutures Rural Women’s Award

18 October, 2019

The AgriFutures™ Rural Women’s Award is Australia’s leading award acknowledging and supporting the essential role women play in rural industries, businesses and communities. The Award provides a platform to inspire and support Australian women to use and develop their skills to benefit their industries and communities.

Who can apply?

  • The Award is open to all women involved in rural industries, rural and regional businesses and rural and regional communities
  • Location is no barrier. If you want to create impact, innovate and make a difference and/or contribute to enhancing the prosperity of rural and regional Australia, then we want to hear from you
  • Women must be over the age of 18, and Australian citizens or permanent residents
  • No formal qualifications are required
  • Detailed Award guidelines can be found here. Applications for the 2020 Awards  are now open.

If you know someone who should apply for the AgriFutures™ Rural Women’s Award, please email their name, contact details, and project area to

“Rural industries” means agriculture, forestry and fisheries.

Applications close 31 October 2019.

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