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2019 Rural Women's Award Alumni Travel Subsidy application

This grant round has now closed. Submissions closed at 11:00PM 14 July 2019 (AEST).

AgriFutures™ Rural Women’s Award Gala Dinner Travel Subsidy Scheme:

The Rural Women’s Award Alumni Travel Subsidy Scheme (RWATSS) provides financial assistance for Rural Women’s Award (RWA) Alumni to travel to Canberra and attend the AgriFutures™ Rural Women’s Award Alumni Lunch and the Gala Dinner and National Announcement held in Canberra on Wednesday, 11 September 2019.

RWATSS applications are assessed by AgriFutures Australia, and all decisions are final. A maximum of 20 subsidies will be allocated each year. Subsidies will be allocated to individuals a maximum of once every five years.

Key dates:

Monday, 24 June 2019 at 8.00am AEST

Online applications open

Sunday, 14 July 2019 at 11.00pm AEST

Online applications close

Early August 2019

Success applications contacted

Mid August 2019

Subsidies will be paid once a formal agreement has been executed


Travel subsidies of up to $1,000 will be provided for RWA Alumni to travel and attend the Alumni Lunch and the Gala Dinner and National Announcement. However, please note;

  • A ticket to the Gala Dinner must still be purchased
  • RWA Alumni awarded a travel subsidy must attend the upcoming Gala Dinner (and Alumni networking lunch the same day) in Canberra, otherwise the subsidy must be returned to AgriFutures Australia.


If you have any questions regarding the RWATSS, please contact: 
Belinda Allitt, General Manager, Communications & Capacity Building, AgriFutures Australia 
Phone: 02 6923 6919 |



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