As the Northern Territory Recreational Fishing Peak Body, AFANT have been invited by Recfishing Research (FRDC) to put forward 2 candidates to be considered for a bursary to attend the National Recreational Fishing Conference in Hobart this December.
AFANT sees this a a great opportunity to broaden and further enhance the capacity of our thriving recreational fishing community and we are inviting NT recreational fishers with current and future leadership aspirations to come forward to be considered. AFANT’s CEO and two of our current Committee Members have been past participants in Recfishing Research’s bursary/leadership programs, so we know just how rewarding and inspiring such opportunities can be!
The Conference is hosted by Australian Recreational Fishing Foundation and has the theme “Our Fishing. Our Research. Our Recreational Future”. The event will be held in Hobart, Tasmania over the 10th and 11th of December. Recfishing Research is aiming to send 2 representatives from each state in Australia to the conference.
Each applicant must forward an application that answers the following:
Applicants will be selected based on:
In providing endorsements, in addition to the above AFANT will pay attention to:
Applications must be sent to: email@example.com by 5pm, Wednesday 13th of November, 2019.
The bursary will cover the following:
Bursary recipients will need to cover the following at their own expense:
For more information about the event, please visit http://www.arff.net.au/nrfc/
Please note candidates can apply directly to Recfishing Research by Nov 15 however it will not be possible to secure AFANT’s endorsement when appling directly so we encourage you to apply via firstname.lastname@example.org by COB Wednesday Nov 13. We will forward all applications received to Recfishing Research.