Applicants are being invited to submit their agricultural research project ideas for a chance to share in up to $286,000 in grant funding.
There are 13 categories in which to submit an application including; cotton, dairy, eggs and poultry (layers), established, new and emerging rural industries, fisheries and aquaculture, forest and wood products, grains, health and biosecurity, meat and livestock, pork, red meat processing, viticulture and oenology, and wool.
Applications are open for Australian researchers, innovators and scientists between 18-35 years of age. Applications can be made for grants of up to $22,000.
Applications close on Friday 12 October 2018.
For further information on the awards, and on how to apply visit agriculture.gov.au/scienceawards