Open to students who meet the College entry requirements and be enrolled or intending to enrol in Year 1 of the Agriculture Program. Must also show a genuine interest in pursuing a career in the grains industry.

Closing date 9th August 2019
Interview date 20th September 2019
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Lawson Grains operates ten property aggregations, situated throughout New South Wales and Western Australia. Lawson farms over 90,000 arable hectares of some of Australia’s most productive cropping land, which has been achieved through a team of passionate people and stakeholders who are engaged in the industry for the long run. Lawson implements best practice, utilising the latest technology and innovation and through investment in people, properties and environments Lawson is now one of Australia’s leading grain farmers.


The Scholarship to be awarded to an applicant who demonstrates a financial need and also maintains a high academic standard.  The recipient is required to undertake their Year 2 Industry Placement with Lawson Grains.

The recipient to receive $10,000 in Year 1 and $5,000 in Year 3.

  1. What do you see as major opportunities in the Australian grains industry and how do you think these opportunities could be realised?
  2. Describe in no more than 300 words why you are in need of financial support to attend Marcus Oldham.
How to Apply