AgriFutures NT Rural Women’s Award 2018

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.

Nominations for the 2018  Northern Territory (NT) Rural Women's Award are now open.

Who can nominate

  • 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
  • no formal qualifications are required.

What does the winner receive?

The $10,000 bursary is awarded to each state/territory winner, providing the financial resources to bring to life a project or initiative that will benefit rural industries, businesses and/or communities.

The NT winner represents the NT as a finalist in the national award. The National Winner will be awarded an additional $10,000 bursary and National Runner Up, an additional $5,000.

Visit the AgriFutures Australia website for more information.

How to nominate

  • read the guidelines
  • apply online by Sunday 29 October 2017 9pm AEDT
  • you must address all selection within the application and provide contact details of two referees.


Lorraine Corowa
Department of Primary Industry and Resources

Last updated: 28 September 2017