Silver Fern Farms Plate to Pasture Youth Scholarship

Silver Fern Farms is offering six annual $5,000 scholarships to provide a financial boost to young people who will shape the future of the food and farming industry in New Zealand.

Scholarship applications are open to people wanting to develop their career in the food or red meat industry with interests in; red meat, food production, agriculture, sustainability, food marketing, marketing and sales, finance, innovation, research and development, food processing, cooking and food technology.

For more information visit Silver Fern Farms.



Closing Date

2 June

Special Selection Criteria

Scholarship applications are invited from anyone aged between 17 and 25 with one year's industry experience or tertiary education.

Shortlisted finalists must be supported by a Silver Fern Farms Co-operative Shareholder.

Applicants need to have a good academic record, good interpersonal skills and a passion for food, farming or the red meat industry.


  • Available to New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident Students