Nominations will soon open for the 2013 Dairy Woman of the Year award which includes the chance to attend the year-long Women in Leadership course run by Global Women.
The scholarship, worth $25,000, is part of the award sponsored by Fonterra.
This year's nominations open on November 1, 2012 and close on December 16, 2012.
The winner will be announced in March 2013.
The Women in Leadership programme connects participants with high-calibre networks and provides mentoring as well as professional and personal development.
Participants are expected to progress to more senior positions in one to three years after completing the course.