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These scholarships are supported by the gift of $4,000 by Mr and Mrs Charles T. Richardson, late of Eketahuna, as a memorial to their sons Graham Speedy Richardson and Paul James Richardson, both of whom were ex-students of Massey University.
1. There shall be two classes of scholarships. Scholarships shall have a value determined each year from the interest earned on the capital.
(a) Postgraduate Scholarships: Candidates must be enrolled full-time for a postgraduate degree or postgraduate diploma in Applied Academic Programme disciplines relevant to agriculture or horticulture (prefix of 112, 117, 119, 189, 283, 284 or 285) at Massey University. The scholarships shall be awarded annually as funds permit provided applications are of sufficient academic merit.
(b) Bachelor's Scholarships: Candidates must be enrolled full-time for a Bachelor's degree programme in agriculture or horticulture (prefix of 112, 117, 119, 189, 283, 284 or 285) at Massey University. The scholarships shall be awarded annually as funds permit provided applications are of sufficient merit.
2.The scholarships shall be awarded on the recommendation of the Applied Academic Programmes Scholarships Committee and shall be based on the candidate's academic attainment. Candidates must be New Zealand citizens and preference will be given to residents of Wairarapa.
3.In recommending the award of the scholarships 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.
4.The award shall be paid in May.
5.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.
6.The Applied Academic Programmes Scholarships Committee may withdraw or suspend an award at any time if the recipient fails to make satisfactory academic progress.
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 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