GRAS Programs 2017-07-12T18:48:50+00:00

Grand River Agricultural Society



The Grand River Agricultural Society established its bursary/scholarship program in 2006.

Now in its 11th year, the GRAS Scholarship/Bursary program is designed to provide financial assistance for students residing in Wellington and Perth Counties, and the Region of Waterloo, who are entering, or currently enrolled in, college or university agricultural programs.

Awards of up to $2,500 are available.

• Click here to download the Bursary/Scholarship Application

Please note the submission deadline of July 15, 2017.

Donation Requests & Grants

2017-GRAS Mini Community Grant Application

Community Mini-Grants
Do you have a project that will benefit our community? Need financial help for the project? The Grand River Agricultural Society is accepting applications for funding from local community organizations.

Projects must be related to agriculture or the environment.

Applications will be accepted until May 1, 2017.

• Click HERE to download the 2017 Community Mini Grant application

Donation Requests

The Grand River Agricultural Society (GRAS) provides non-profit community groups and initiatives within its membership area with donations of cash as well as in-kind support through the GRAS Philanthropic Planning Committee.

Donations may be given to local non-profit community groups to support agriculture, rural development/preservation, environmental conservation, healthcare, and activities which promote improvements in the quality of life of persons living in an agricultural community.

• Click HERE to download the 2017 Philanthropic Planning application

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