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1.The MacMillan Brown Agricultural Research Scholarship shall have a value determined each year from the interest earned on the capital and be open to candidates who are enrolled full-time for the PhD degree in Applied Academic Programme disciplines relevant to agriculture or horticulture (paper prefix of 111, 112, 117, 119, 138, 171, 188, 189, 238 and 239) at Massey University.
2.The scholarship shall be awarded only to a graduate who has qualified for a Bachelor's or Master's degree with Honours at Massey University, and is a New Zealand citizen.
3.The scholarship shall be awarded annually as funds permit on the recommendation of the Applied Academic Programmes Scholarships Committee provided that applications are of sufficient merit. Award shall be based on the candidate's academic attainment.
4.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.
5.One half of the monies shall be paid in May and the balance in August subject to satisfactory academic progress.
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.The Applied Academic Programmes Scholarships Committee may withdraw or suspend an award at any time if the recipient fails to make satisfactory academic progress.
8.Applications close on the 10 March in the year in which the award is to be made. Application forms (ASSC.3) can be downloaded here. 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