OEFFA CONFERENCE SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY
The Licking County Local Food Council and the 30 Mile Meal branding project seeks to support the local food economy by offering scholarships to the Ohio Ecological Food and Farm Association conference, one of the largest sustainable agriculture conferences in the Midwest.
The conference will take place February 14-15, 2015 at Granville Middle School and feature more than 100 workshops on a variety of topics related to sustainable agriculture and local food systems. Regular registration is $200+ per person.
If you are a Licking County….
– Farmer or local food producer
– Chef, restaurant or food service owner/manager
– Local food advocate
If chosen as a scholarship recipient, the applicant agrees to share a summary of their conference experience to the Licking County Local Food Council in one of two ways:
A) a 10-minute presentation at a future Food Council meeting; or
B) a written report (no more than one page) to be posted on the 30 Mile Meal website blog.
Additional information about the conference can be found at: http://www.oeffa.org/conference2015.php
The deadline to apply is January 5, 2015,
and the scholarships will be announced the following week.