Scholarships & Grants


The RAS Foundation provides grants and scholarships to help rural Australians realise their potential through education, make a difference in their community and achieve their ambitions.  

Rural Scholarships support people in tertiary education who demonstrate a passion for rural issues and the determination to make a difference.

The JB Fairfax Award for Rural Journalism encourages talented young journalists who want to pursue a career in rural journalism upon graduation.

Sydney Royal Wine Scholarship encourages dedicated students to develop skills so they can make a positive contribution to the Australian Wine Industry. 

Sydney Royal Dairy Produce Scholarship encourage passionate students to focus on the different sectors of the NSW Dairy Produce Industry.

The RASF Community Futures Grant encourages young people to develop practical community development skills, further helping to cement the future of rural NSW.

RASF Community Kitchen (donated By Masters Home Improvements) encourages a NSW Rural and Regional community to renovate or a kitchen in existing community facility for broader benefit of their local community.

RAS News
Tertiary students from rural NSW will benefit from a new partnership forged between the Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) Foundation and the University of New England (UNE) Foundation.

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07 Aug 2014 
A stellar team of judges will headline the upcoming Sydney Royal Beer & Cider Show at Sydney Showground, 16-17 September, 2014.

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08 Jul 2014 
The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Robert Ryan OAM as its new President.

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25 Jun 2014 


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foundation@rasf.org.au