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Applications Open! Become an RASV sponsored delegate at the 2016 RASC Conference

The Royal Agricultural Society of Victoria (RASV) is pleased to offer the following exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic young person, up to 40 years of age, to attend the 2016 Royal Agricultural Society of the Commonwealth (RASC) Conference to be held in Singapore, representing the RASV as a Next Generation delegate. 

The RASC, of which the RASV is a member society, is a confederation of over fifty leading national and regional agricultural show societies, agricultural associations and research bodies working in twenty Commonwealth countries. 

Every two years RASC holds a Commonwealth Agricultural Conference and agricultural tours, which in 2016 will be hosted by the Kranji Countryside Association in Singapore from Wednesday 26 October to Friday 4 November.  The program will include field visits to Kranji farms, where you will experience the best in urban farming technology plus many other opportunities for Next Generation representatives to enjoy over the eleven day program. 

RASV is calling for applications from interested emerging leaders in agriculture or related fields, to be considered for a place as the Next Generation delegate.  The sponsored placement will include registration for the conference (including meals), pre-tours, accommodation and return economy flights from Melbourne – valued at more than $5,000. 

Detailed information on the conference including the full program can be found at the RASC Conference website.

Download the application form, outlining eligibility guidelines, and complete your submission by Thursday 23 June, 5pm.

For further information please contact the ELVA Award Coordinator on 03 9281 7444 or email elva@rasv.com.au