2017 Agri-Bursary

The Brome County Agricultural Society (BCAS), each year, shall consider the awarding of an Agricultural bursary (bursaries, if applicable)

Policy & Criteria

An eligible candidate shall meet the following criteria. He/she will:

  • Have an agricultural background and/or be interested in pursuing his/her
    education in the field of Agriculture or Environmental Studies.
  • Show proof of acceptance to a post-secondary program of study.
  • Produce a letter of intent including community involvement, extracurricular activities and volunteerism. The letter of intent MUST include
    • Candidates full name,
    • Mailing address,
    • Telephone numbers,
    • Email address (if possible).

Procedures

The candidate will submit his/her letter of intent (and any required documents) to BCAS

  • via email at info@bromefair.com (please type “BCAS Bursary” in subject line)
  • or by mail to 345, Stagecoach Rd. Brome, Qc. J0E 1K0

Submit his/her application by August 10, 2017. (Recipient(s) will be notified by Aug. 30, 2017)

Notes

  • Winner(s) will receive 2 passes to Brome Fair for Sunday September 3th at 12:30 p.m. so that he/she may attend a brief acceptance ceremony.
  • The winner(s) will agree to allow BCAS to photograph and publish photos for promotional purposes.
  • The winner(s) will receive the bursary after providing proof of attending 1 semester and registration for a following semester.