OUR SCHOLARS


Sarah Megens

2010 Scholar

Guelph, Ontario


Sarah grew up on a vegetable farm near Stratford Ontario until attending University of Guelph to study International Development and Political Science. After a period of employment as project manager for “Hamilton Eat Local” she returned to the world of academia to do her Masters in Rural Planning. As a Nuffield scholar she is proposing … Learn More >>

Who can be a scholar?

Applicants will be mid-career; between the ages of 25 and 45; – (some exceptions may be considered). You will have a minimum of five years of agriculture business or farming experience, as well as the management ability to step away from your current duties for an extended period of time. You will travel for a minimum of 10 weeks, six weeks of which will be consecutive.

There are no prerequisites of education or past awards. You will be required to commit to using this opportunity to contribute to Canadian agriculture by sharing your work and experience.

Scholarships are not for those involved in full-time study, or for the purpose of furthering existing research projects.

How do you apply?

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