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This Scholarship arises from a fund established in memory of the late Dr C.V. Fife who was a member of the Department of Soils and Field Husbandry from 1934 to 1961 and the first Head of the Department of Soil Science from 1961 to 1972.
1.The C.V. Fife Memorial Scholarship shall have a value determined each year from the interest earned on the capital and be open to students enrolled full-time for a postgraduate degree or postgraduate diploma in Soil Science at Massey University.
2.The scholarship shall be awarded annually as funds permit on the recommendation of the Applied Academic Programmes Scholarships Committee provided that candidates are of sufficient academic merit. Candidates must be New Zealand citizens.
3.The selection of a suitable recipient shall be made by the Head of the Institute of Natural Resources who shall advise the Chairperson of the Applied Academic Programmes Scholarships Committee of the choice. Selection shall be based on the candidate's academic attainment, in particular the grades obtained in Soil Science and/or Earth Science papers completed at undergraduate level.
4.The monies shall be paid in May.
5.In recommending the award of the scholarship the Applied Academic Programmes Scholarships Committee shall take account of other scholarships and bursaries held with a view to achieving a reasonable distribution of monies among qualifying candidates.
6.At the discretion of the University all, or part, of the annual interest may be reinvested in order to maintain the value of the capital fund.
7.Applications close on the 10 March in the year in which the award is to be made. Application forms (ASSC.3) can be downloaded at the bottom of this page. Completed applications are to be sent to Dr Kerry Harrington, K.Harrington@massey.ac.nz. Alternatively, hard copy applications can be delivered to Dr Kerry Harrington’s office AH 302.
All applications are acknowledged by email.
Applications will NOT be accepted more than 3 months in advance of the closing date.
Application cannot be accepted before 10/12/2018.
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Last updated on Tuesday 29 November 2016