FEAST

25 June - 29 June 2017

 

If you would like to submit an expression of interest for the 2017 program please register your details.

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Future Experiences in Agriculture, Science and Technology (FEAST) is a five day residential program designed to inspire and inform high school students of the range of exciting and rewarding science careers in the agriculture, animal, plant and food sectors.

Why attend FEAST?

•    test drive university and meet other students with similar interests
•    explore science disciplines through hands on activities and workshops
•    attend industry run sessions reinforcing the many exciting career outcomes on offer to graduates
•    experience living in the Halls of Residence and take part in fun social and sporting activities
•    chat with current university students and staff and have all your questions answered
•    expand your knowledge of UQ study options and programs, careers and campus life

Cost: $450.00. Price includes 4 nights accommodation, all meals, program activities and bus tours.

Where: The University of Queensland Gatton Campus

When: Check in Sunday 25 June 2017 and depart Thursday 29 June 2017

Enquiries: feast@uq.edu.au

FEAST is open to students in years 10, 11 and 12 however preference will be given to year 11 and 12 students if numbers are limited.

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Aim of FEAST

One of the biggest challenges facing the global community is the need to maintain a healthy environment and supply our growing population's demand for quality food and fibre. That's why understanding our environment and how it's managed is critical ...

How do I apply to attend?

FEAST runs over five days of the mid year break. Student application forms are available online in March and promotional materials are distributed to guidance officers, science teachers and agriculture teachers in every high school in Queensland and...

How much does FEAST cost?

For participants from Australian schools, the total cost of FEAST is $450 (prices subject to change). The price covers accommodation on campus in the Halls of Residence, all buffet meals from Sunday through until Thursday lunch and ...