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FRESTRA Young Forester of the Year Award – nominations open

2 July 2024

Future Foresters NZ is excited to announce that nominations are now open for the FRESTRA Young Forester of the Year Award! This award will be awarded to a young forester who demonstrates commitment to the forestry community, developing themselves and other leaders, providing a voice for young foresters, creating connection across the industry, and taking a future focused perspective to forestry.

As a tribute to the FRESTRA Club and in keeping the name alive into the future, Future Foresters has created this exciting opportunity to recognise some of the incredible talent we have moving through our industry. We are excited to see the industry grow through innovation and collaboration over the coming years and think Future Foresters have an important role to play in the future of the industry we all share a passion for.

The successful recipient of this award will receive their name engraved on the FRESTRA Young Forester of the Year Award, a $1,000 cash reward, and $1,000 to go towards a forestry field trip anywhere in New Zealand hosted and organised by Future Foresters.

The award will be announced at the Awards Evening of the NZ Institute of Forestry Conference on Thursday 5th September 2024 in Nelson.

Click here for further information & application form

Source: Future Foresters NZ

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