RAS Foundation

The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) Foundation helps to build strong, vibrant rural communities through education and skills development.


We provide grants and scholarships to help rural Australians realise their potential through education, make a difference in their communities and achieve their ambitions.


Who Benefits
Discover how the RAS Foundation makes a difference to individuals and communities across NSW.

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How to Donate
The RAS Foundation relies on donations to help change lives. Find out how you can make a difference in rural NSW.

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Apply for Grants & Scholarships
Discover how RASF can assist individuals to pursue educational objectives to make a difference in their community.

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Apply for Community Futures Grant
Discover how bright young people with big ideas and dreams can help their rural community to shine.

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RAS News
There is a new big cheese in town with Berrys Creek Gourmet Cheese taking out the Champion Cheese of Show at the prestigious Sydney Royal Cheese & Dairy Produce Show.

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17 Feb 2014 
The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) Rural Achiever, Prue Capp, has been named 2013 National Rural Ambassador at an awards presentation held in New Zealand.

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13 Dec 2013 
The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) is pleased to announce the eight talented and rural-minded individuals from across NSW who have been named 2014 RAS Rural Achievers.

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19 Nov 2013 
Your opportunity to be named the ‘best of the best’ in Australian produce and chocolate is here. The Royal Agricultural Society of NSW (RAS) is accepting entries for the 2014 Sydney Royal Summer Fine Food Show and Sydney Royal Chocolate Competition.

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11 Nov 2013 

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