Scholarship Application Deadline: Friday January 25th, 2019
Slow Food Austin is offering a scholarship to the 2019 TOFGA Annual Conference from February 14-16, 2019, in Corpus Christi, Texas. This conference focuses on education and advocacy for Texas farmers, ranchers, and gardeners who practice organic and sustainable measures. Hundreds of attendees from around the state are expected to come and build community around like-minded, sustainable practices.
The conference scholarship includes two days of learning sessions along with the Friday night banquet with keynote speaker Ellen Polishuk. These events will allow attendees to share ideas and network with their peers. For additional information about the conference, please visit the TOFGA Website.
The scholarship will cover the ticket for the entire two day conference, the Friday night banquet, and a travel stipend of $250. For an opportunity to win this scholarship, please submit the application below. The deadline for submission is Friday, January 25, 2019. The scholarship winner will be contacted directly by Slow Food Austin.
As advocates and members of Slow Food Austin, we strongly encourage, but do not require, our applicants to be members of Slow Food USA. While this is not a requirement to apply for the scholarship, it is an additional way to stay up to date with current events in the community. To learn more about joining Slow Food USA, please click here.