Empowering the Next Generation: Education Scholarships for the 2024 Australian Cotton Conference

Connecting students and educators to the dynamic cotton sector is essential for the future of Australia's cotton industry. Cotton Australia is pleased to announce that applications are now open for a range of scholarships to attend the biennial Australian Cotton Conference in 2024.

The conference, which will be held 6 - 8 August on the Gold Coast, offers an excellent opportunity for students and educators to deepen their understanding of the cotton industry, explore career pathways, and network with industry leaders.

Scholarship Categories:

1. Senior Secondary Students accompanied by a supervising teacher (6 August 2024 only)

2. Educators from Primary to Secondary School or Tertiary Education (7 - 8 August 2024)

3. Undergraduate Students enrolled in a relevant university course (6 - 8 August 2024)

The Australian Cotton Conference provides a valuable platform for participants to network with industry professionals, learn from leading experts, and explore the latest developments in cotton research, production, business, and marketing.

How to Apply

To apply for a scholarship, applicants must demonstrate a robust interest in the Australian cotton industry and currently study or teach in Australia. Full eligibility criteria and application details can be found on the Cotton Australia website.

Applications close at 5 pm Friday, June 28. For inquiries or to submit applications, please contact Cotton Australia‚Äôs Jenny Hughes, Education Manager at: [email protected].

Students from the Southport School at the Cotton Conference in 2022
Students from the Southport School at the Cotton Conference in 2022