2024 Eco-Scholar

Yorkshire Valley Farms Canadian Eco-Scholar Award

Applications for the 2024 program are now open.

The Guelph Organic Conference and Yorkshire Valley Farms are pleased to partner once again on the Canadian Eco-Scholar Award program.

Tell us about the role you hope to play in the organic regenerative movement for your chance to be awarded one of four scholarships. A total of $10,000 in funding is available for the 2024 program. Your ideas will play an important role in helping us to build a stable, fair, and thriving food system for generations to come.

Applications must be submitted by February 9, 2024, at 11:59 EST.

There are four awards for a total giveaway of $10,000:

  • One $5000 award for first place
  • Two $2000 second-place awards
  • One $1000 third-place award

All applicants must review the accept the complete rules and regulations before applying. 


To apply for the 2024 Yorkshire Valley Farms Canadian Eco-Scholar Award, simply submit a video maximum 2 minutes in length in which you tell us about you, how you are engaged in organics, and how you intend to use your studies and your actions to progress organic regenerative practices in your community.

Who can apply

The Yorkshire Valley Farms Canadian Eco-Scholar Award is open to all residents of Canada who are 16 years of age or older and are full-time students actively enrolled in a Canadian academic institution. All areas of study are eligible – what matters is that you are passionate about agriculture and how it can be a force for good in our society.

👉🏽 Please ensure you have reviewed the full rules and regulations before preparing your application.

🏆 Learn about the 2023 Eco-Scholar recipients.

The application form, including full rules and regulations, can be found at https://yorkshirevalley.com/2024-yorkshire-valley-eco-scholar-award/

Any questions about the Eco-Scholar program can be directed to ecoscholar@yorkshirevalley.com