Fee Waivers

2017 Conference Fee Waivers

FACT Scholarship for Livestock and Poultry Farmers: Applications are CLOSED.

Food Animal Concerns Trust (FACT) is offering fantastic scholarships, covering up to $400 of registration fees for livestock and poultry farmers to attend Southern SAWG's 2017 conference, our livestock pre-conference short course and our livestock field trip. Scholarships have been awarded.

OARS Scholarship: Deadline is past. Applications are CLOSED.

OFRF is offering a limited number of scholarships to help with the cost of attending the pre-conference Organic Agriculture Research Symposium. Scholarships  of up to $350 to attend the Symposium will be awarded based on the need and merit of the applicant. The scholarship funds may be used for symposium registration ($75-80), travel and one night of lodging.

Military Veterans: Deadline is past. Applications are CLOSED.

The University of Arkansas and the National Center for Appropriate Technology (NCAT) are partnering to offer scholarships to military veterans. Priority will be given to those in the Southern US region. The deadline to apply for the scholarships is December 1. The application is available online at www.ncat.org/armed-to-farm-events. Applicants will be notified no later than December 18 about the status of their scholarship application. For more information on the scholarships, contact Margo Hale at margoh@ncat.org.

Other Farmers: Southern SAWG Applications are CLOSED.

Thank you to everyone who applied for the fee waiver.

 

Note to organizational and institutional leaders:

We can provide letters of support if you are applying for scholarship funds from outside funders to bring folks from your area to the conference. Just contact us with the details.