James Cuming Prize


The James Cuming Prize was established in 1910 by James Cuming, Head Chemist and later Manager of fertiliser company, Cuming Smith and Co. He was founder of the Society of Chemical Industry of Victoria and is also commemorated by a lecture theatre and research laboratory in the School of Chemistry.

This prize is awarded to the student with the highest aggregate score in AGRI10045 and AGRI10046.

Scholarship Value


* based on 2016 prize

Terms & Conditions

This prize is determined by the FVAS Scholarships Committee.
Payments are made after the semester one census date.


Recipients are expected to attend an award ceremony. Failure to attend (without extenuating circumstances) may result in cancellation of the prize.

How to apply

No application required.