2016 Agricultural Student of the Year

Ballarat Rural AchieversGrammar students are excelling as Rural Achievers.

Congratulations to Jacob Heard of Year 11 who was awarded the inaugural 2016 Agricultural Student of the Year award at the Ballarat Rural Achiever Awards and Charity Fundraiser event which was held at the Bungaree Community Centre on Saturday 30 July.

The 2016 Agricultural Student of the Year Runner Up was Sarah Sutton (Year 12). All five finalists for the 2016 Agricultural Student of the Year category were either current or past Grammar students: Ruby Canning, Emma Dickinson and past student, Jake Seers (‘12).

Emma Dickinson (Year 11) was also awarded the 2016 Rising Star Award. Kirby Crick (‘15), took out the Peter Stevens Ballarat & District Agricultural Apprentice of the Year award. A number of past and present Grammar students were involved in the organising committee for the event through the Ballarat Agricultural and Pastoral Society: Emily MacDonald, Sanjan Dawson and current student Olivia Hynam.