Agricultural Awards & Grants

Discover exciting pathways to a fulfilling and rewarding career in the farming industry. The Newark and Nottinghamshire Agricultural Society is proud to support the next generation of agricultural engineers whilst also celebrating the commitment and achievements of hard working individuals within our region.

Educating young farmers

Investing in your future

Our commitment to the future of agriculture unfolds through two exciting opportunities. The Agricultural Engineering Apprenticeship Award and the Agricultural Education Development Grant cater to the unique needs of aspiring individuals, offering financial support and educational avenues. We also offer two special awards for those who have made a significant contribution to the world of agriculture.

Agricultural Engineering Apprenticeship Award

Designed for young engineers aged 17-25, this initiative provides a £500 bursary, supporting those currently working with an agricultural engineering company.

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Agricultural Education Development Grant

An exclusive chance for NNAS members aged 16-30. Grants, of up to £500, support courses aligned with our charity’s goals, prioritising those without savings or in need of financial aid. Whether it’s agriculture, horticulture, or personal development in agricultural areas, we’re here to fuel your educational journey.

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Educational Grant Winners

The Long Service Single Farm Award

Open to Nottinghamshire residents and Society members, this award celebrates the long-term commitment of individuals who have worked for a single farm or agricultural employer for 25 years or more.

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Long Service Single Farm award winner

The Service to Agriculture Award

This special award is presented to individuals within the East Midlands, who have given outstanding service and have contributed to promoting agriculture and related industries.

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The Service to Agriculture Award winner