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FMC student award applications due on May 4


April 27, 2020
By Top Crop Manager

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Farm Management Canada (FMC) and the Canadian Association of Diploma in Agriculture Programs (CADAP) have launched the 2019-20 Excellence Award for Agricultural Students, designed to encourage students to improve their critical thinking, communication and leadership skills through a national competition.

FMC and CADAP are collecting submissions from across Canada and will award three winners with scholarships to further their education in agriculture. First place will receive $1,500, second place $1,000 and third place $500.

The award is designed to help students develop their communication skills by having the opportunity to voice their opinion on a subject related to farm management.

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Students are asked to submit a multimedia presentation, a video, a blog post or a Wiki, responding to the following question: The agriculture industry is vast, multifaceted and growing. How do we generate awareness and excitement about the industry to attract new entrants?
To take part in the competition, for details on how to enter, or to apply, visit www.fmc-gac.com. Applications must be received no later than May 4th.