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2020 Tesco Future Farmer Foundation Program (in the UK)

Ana Isabel Paraguay
Posted August 30, 2019 from Brazil
Expired on September 28, 2019
TESCO Future Farmer Foundation 2020 logo
TESCO Future Farmer Foundation 2020 logo

The “2020 Tesco Future Farmer Foundation (free) Program” helps to develop the farming industry and to meet one of its key aims of helping young people.

The program has been shaped from the very start by asking young farmers what they need to build their careers.
They told us they wanted to build their business skills, to learn more about today’s fast moving supply chains and to find out from industry experts what they need to know to be successful.

What’s on offer
1. A diverse range of activities are organised to develop personal skills and industry knowledge. Over twelve months, applicants diary will be packed with events, all designed to broaden applicants horizons and help shape applicants future
2. Four key elements make up the programme: a) Workshops; b) Supply Chain; c) Training; d) Mentor.

Applicants must be
Aged 20-35 years old on Jan 1st, 2020
Resident in the UK or Ireland
Involved in farming, aquaculture and/or food
Able to participate fully in the programme

Utilize This Offer

Over twelve months, your diary will be packed with events, all designed to broaden your horizons and help shape your future.

You'll get to know a group of like minded young farmers who face many of the same challenges as you.

Deadline: 29 Sep 2019.

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Ana Isabel Paraguay
Aug 30, 2019
Aug 30, 2019

Friendly reminders:
1. Study similar calls (open and closed ones) that interest you to discover what they have in common and how you can think ahead/plan to apply = increase your chances of success!
2. Prepare/update paperwork (certificates and atests usually required from an organization like yours);
3. Write (baby steps...!) and discuss a project draft - to validate the priorities within your group and to train your grant writing skills;
4. Do not wait to find a call and then start writing your oroposal/project. Start now!!!
5. Visit the World Pulse website >>> My Pulse >>> Resources and then use its filters (right upper corner) to find what may really suit you;
6; Share the opportunities that may not apply to you but can interest others;
7. Spread the word about your failures and achievements in grant requests; yes, tell these storiies too... - they will enlighten and inspire your network.

Jill Langhus
Aug 31, 2019
Aug 31, 2019

Thanks, Ana.