Undergraduate Scholarships

Alex C P Chu Trade for Training Scholarship
Closing date: 01/11/2018   
The Alex C P Chu Trade for Training Scholarship provides assistance to students enrolled in either a postgraduate or undergraduate course in agriculture or horticulture at Massey University, and who intends to study overseas as part of their programme.

Allan Kay Undergraduate Memorial Scholarship
Closing date: 03/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For students enrolled full-time in agriculture, horticulture and animal science. Preference normally will be given to applicants who intend to enter a career in agriculture or horticulture in New Zealand.

Annie Rumble Trust
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
For students who reside or attended a post primary school in the Stratford district or adjacent Boroughs, who are studying Horticulture

Ann Sinclair Charitable Trust
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
For male students enrolled in a programme relating to any aspect of farming

Atihau-Ravensdown University Scholarship
Closing date: 30/11/2018   
Open to Atihau Whanganui Incorporation shareholders and their descendants,for undergraduate study in an agricultural or horticultural degree. Only one scholarship is available at any one time and it does not reopen until the holder completes their U/G degree.

Auckland A & P Association Bursary
Closing date: 15/10/2018   
Open to students who previously studied at secondary school in the AK region now in the first year of an U/G degree at Massey University in the year that they apply. One Bursary will be awarded to a student within an agricultural degree and the other Bursary to a BVSC student.

Ballance Agri-Nutrients Scholarship
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
Scholarships will be open to applicants with a passion for agriculture. Study may be in the primary industry, engineering or corporate business (HR, marketing, finance etc).

Bay of Plenty Farmers Education Trust
Closing date: 15/11/2018   
Open to students who attended a primary or secondary school in the Bay of Plenty who have been studying an agricultural and /or veterinary course for at least one year, either full or part time and any level at a NZ University or Polytechnic.

Bay of Plenty Farmers Education Trust Scholarship
Closing date: 15/11/2018   
Applications are invited from any student that has attended a primary or secondary school in the Bay of Plenty Federated Farmers Region encompassing Opotiki, Whakatane, Kawerau, Western Bay of Plenty District Councils and Tauranga City Council but excluding Rotorua/Taupo District Council area. You must have been doing an agricultural or veterinary course for at least one year, either full time or part time at a Polytech or University in New Zealand. This scholarship is to assist in the payment of tutorial fees in the enrolled course.

Cassidy Construction Scholarship
Closing date: 18/10/2018   
Open to students enrolled full time in Part 2 or 3 of the Bachelor of Construction who can demonstrate a record of satisfactory academic performance and all-round ability, and who is not currently employed.

Central Energy Trust Bursary
Closing date: 16/11/2018   
For secondary school leaver intending to enrol in the year following application. Must be NZ citizens or permanent residents, residing in the Manawatu/Tararua area, & to be residing in the area for the duration of their study.

Central Plateau Veterinary Society Inc. Undergraduate Scholarships
Closing date: 19/10/2018   
Open to students who attended or currently are attending Taupo, Reporoa or Turangi area Colleges, or are family members of Central Plateau Vet Society members and intending or are studying Veterinary Science or an Agricultural related degree at either Massey Uni or Lincoln Uni.

Charles W R Smith Memorial Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. Open to students who have successfully completed the first year for an undergraduate degree in agriculture at Massey University.

Clark Fletcher Memorial Citrus Bursary
Closing date: 30/11/2018   
For students likely to return benefits to the citrus fruit growing industry

Clutha Veterinary Association Travel Grant
Closing date: 27/09/2018   
For students enrolled in their 3rd, 4th or 5th year of study for a Bachelor of Veterinary Science degree at Massey University, and who travel to see practice at the Clutha Veterinary Association.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences International Excellence Scholarship
Closing date: 01/12/2018   
The Massey University College of Humanities and Social Sciences International Excellence aims to attract highly capable new international students with demonstrated academic excellence to study in a College of Humanities and Social Sciences full-time undergraduate or postgraduate progeamme.

Counties Kiwifruit Growers ASB Study Grant
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
For students resident in the Franklin District area studying fruit growing

DairyNZ Scholarship
Closing date: 07/12/2018   
For NZ citizens or permanent residents who are enrolled in a Bachelors degree that is Dairy related

David Levene Foundation Bursaries
Closing date: 15/11/2018   
David Levene Foundation Bursaries are available to students undertaking full-time study towards a Business or Sciences diploma or degree at Massey University, and who would otherwise be unable to study due to financial hardship.

Don Scott Agricultural Education Trust Grants
Closing date: 19/12/2018   
Open to individuals or groups whose principal place of residence is within the boundaries of the Federated Farmers Provinces of Manawatu/Rangitikei and Wanganui, to pursue agricultural related studies or group learning initiatives.

Dorothy L Newman Scholarship
Closing date: 30/09/2018   
Available to assist people who have been diagnosed as having Multiple Sclerosis and as a result are unable to continue in their present employment and who need to change their employment and undergo a course of re-training in order to do so.

Dreamfields Farm Agricultural Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. Open to candidates who have attended a secondary school from the Whakatane District, with preference given to students from Edgecumbe College and are in their first year of study. They must be undertaking a degree in agriculture at Massey University

Edith Wheal Scholarship
Closing date: 01/11/2018   
For former students of Wanganui High School

Edna Joyce Howe Scholarship
Closing date: 15/10/2018   
applicants must have a minimum of three years' teaching experience with at least half that teaching time in the following areas: Food Technology, Clothing, Textile and Design Technology, Home Economics or other Home and Life Science Development subjects.

Exchange Students Travel Grant
Closing date: 01/10/2018   
The Exchange Students Travel Grant provides funding to assist students enrolled in an undergraduate degree at Massey University, to complete a semester of study at an overseas academic institution, with which an exchange agreement exists.

Fisheries NZ/NIWA Undergraduate Scholarship
Closing date: 30/11/2018   
Fisheries New Zealand wishes to support the study of mathematics/ statistics/ computing and marine biology at the undergraduate level. Up to six scholarships ($5000 each) will be available to New Zealand citizens or permanent residents.

Fletcher Construction Bursaries
Closing date: 30/11/2018   
For students who are NZ citizens or permanent residents studying full time at the MU Wellington campus and who have completed year 2 of the BNursing or have completed year three of the Bachelor of Design (Spatial Design) and are entering their Honours year.

FMG Agricultural Scholarship
Closing date: 05/12/2018   
Open to students intending to study agriculture full-time at either Massey University or Lincoln University

Freemasons University Scholarship
Closing date: 01/10/2018   
For students who are NZ citizens or Permanent Residents entering their final year of full time study in a Bachelor's degree, an undergraduate diploma, an honours degree, postgraduate diploma or first year of a two-year Masters degree.

Glad McArthur Horticultural Scholarship
Closing date: 30/11/2018   
For NZ citizens or permanent residents who attended a Central Otago High School, or whose home is in Central Otago and who are enrolled in horticulture related study

Gosling Ornamental Horticulture Bursary
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For students enrolled full-time for a degree in horticulture at Massey University. Applicants must show in their application that they are interested in pursuing a career in growing ornamental plants, either in the nursery industry, cut-flower production or management of parks.

Grant in Aid and Elizabeth A Cooper Award for Students with Disabilities
Closing date: 31/12/2018   
The Grant in Aid & Elizabeth A Cooper Award for Students with Disabilities is intended to assist students with disability whose academic progress at Massey University has, or is going to be, seriously impeded by extraordinary financial barriers linked to their disability.

Grants-in-Aid of Research Programmes
Closing date: 15/10/2018   
Grants are available to students from all areas of the sciences (including social sciences) and engineering. Funding is available for travel expenses to and from a research site, or for purchase of non-standard laboratory equipment necessary to complete a specific research project.

Gwen Price - Wellington Ostomy Association Student Grant
Closing date: 01/12/2018   
Open to Wellington Campus students enrolled in the first year of the Bachelor of Nursing.

Harry Tolley & L J Wild Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For students enrolled in a bachelors degree in agriculture or horticulture at MU. Preference given to former pupils of Feilding High School (FAHS)

Hawkes Bay Farm Improvement Club Trust Scholarships
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For students that have successfully completed the first year of the BApplSc degree and who normally reside in the Central Hawkes Bay District Council or Dannevirke Community Board or Woodville Community Board. Evidence of residential qualification is required.

Hawkes Bay Fruitgrowers' Association Charitable Trust Horticultural Scholarship
Closing date: 01/11/2018   
For students studying pipfruit, summerfruit, or kiwifruit who reside in the Hawkes Bay

Hinemoa Hilliard Memorial Scholarship
Closing date: 09/12/2018   
This scholarship will support a first year College of Creative Arts to continue their studies at the College of Creative Arts through a one year full domestic fee waiver for their second year of full time study.

Hugh Williams Ravensdown Memorial Scholarship
Closing date: 04/12/2018   
For descendents of Ravensdown shareholders who undertake full time undergraduate study at MU or Lincoln University in an agricultural or horticultural degree

Ian Campbell Scholarship
Closing date: 01/10/2018   
For students with paraplegia & physical diabilities or those working in this field who wish to undertake tertiary study

Ingleby Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. Open to students domiciled in NZ who are enrolled full-time for an undergraduate degree in agriculture at Massey University.

Isabella Siteman Trust Scholarship
Closing date: 31/10/2018   

J S Yeates Memorial Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For 2nd & 3rd yr students enrolled full time in a bachelors degree in Horticulture who reside in the Manawatu region, preferably Northern Manawatu

Kauri Museum Mervyn Sterling Memorial Scholarships
Closing date: 01/12/2018   
Available to encourage undergraduate study and applied research in New Zealand in the fields of environmental conservation, ecology, natural heritage and Northland history (especially Otamatea County).

Kitchener Memorial Scholarship
Closing date: 01/12/2018   
For students undertaking an agricultural course at a NZ University, who are members or children of members of the armed forces

Kiwirail Undergraduate Scholarship
Closing date: 01/12/2018   
Open to the daughter or son of a permanent employee of KiwiRail (as at 1 December in the year of application) and be intending to enrol, or be currently enrolled, full time for a first undergraduate degree or diploma at a New Zealand university or polytechnic or college of education.

L'affare Photography Scholarship
Closing date: 01/10/2018   
L’affare want to support young creatives at Massey University. They appreciate the challenges and opportunities that a career in the creative arts can bring, and are keen to help foster the curiosity, determination and passion that a creative career demands.

Lawson-Smith Freemasons Education Trust Scholarship
Closing date: 01/10/2018   
Available are to support academically able students, who are active in their community, and are intending enrolling in the 4th or 5th year of the Bachelor of Veterinary Studies at Massey University in the following year; or intending enrolling in the 3rd year of the Bachelor of Veterinary Technology

Les Batkin Bursary
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For students enrolled full time in a postgraduate degree or diploma, studying poultry husbandry , or the final year of an appropriate undergraduate degree programme at Massey University.

Loman Friedlander Award
Closing date: 30/11/2018   
For the student who submits the best paper on any subject falling in the general area of Intellectual Property Law

Marcus Kitt/ Colliers International Bursary
Closing date: 06/11/2018   
Open to NZ citizens or Permanent residents are enrolled full time in the 2nd yr of the Bachelor of Business studies Valuation and Property Management major degree, at the Albany campus.

Marion Cunningham Memorial Fund
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
The MCMF Grant is awarded to students engaging in research that is practicable and relevant to current wildlife concerns. The research should enhance veterinary contributions to the welfare and management of New Zealand's wildlife and promote communication among both veterinarians and non-veterinarians with expertise in wildlife management and research. It should also encourage conservation, especially by veterinary contributions, to the management of threatened species.

Maritime Union Scholarship
Closing date: 01/12/2018   
Applicants will be New Zealand citizens who are enrolled for undergraduate study at a New Zealand university. At time of application applicants should have completed at least one year of fulltime undergraduate study.

Mary Adeline Allen Scholarship
Closing date: 15/11/2018   
Available to deaf or hearing impaired students.

Massey Business School Promising Student Assistance Bursary
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
Open to currently enrolled students at MU engaged in a programme of study within the Massey Business School (MBS), either at undergraduate or postgraduate level. The bursary provide financial assistance to promising students who are facing general hardship or financial barriers to continuing studies

Massey University College of Education Student Ass
Closing date: 31/12/2018   
All beneficiaries must be studying towards a teaching career, through Massey University Palmerston North or are alumni in their first two years of teaching.

Massey University Creative Arts International Excellence Scholarship
Closing date: 10/11/2018   
The Scholarship is open to students who have demonstrated academic excellence in Creative Arts subjects while studying in New Zealand or abroad.

Massey University Elite Sports Bursaries
Closing date: 01/11/2018   
Open to candidates who have successfully completed one or two years in the Massey Academy of Sport and also met all criteria and requirements expected of first or second year members of the Academy.

Massey University Elite Sports World Travel Award
Closing date: 01/12/2018   
Available to assist Elite Massey athletes representing NZ at Olympic Games; Commonwealth Games; World Cups; World Championships; World University Games/Championships.

Massey University Statistics Scholarship
Closing date: 30/11/2018   
Open to students who are enrolled full time, and who meet the 100 level majoring requirements in Statistics at Massey University (Manawatu Campus), applicants must indicate in his/her letter of application a desire to continue his/her study of statistics.

Massey University Summer Study Hardship Bursary
Closing date: 01/10/2018   
Open to NZ citizens or PR who are studying at any of the MU campuses, and who will have completed a minimum of 120 credits of study at the completion of Semester 2 in the year of application. Applicants must be able to show financial hardship. Applicants must be enrolled in Summer semester.

McConnell Elton Foundation Bursary
Closing date: 19/10/2018   
Open to all final year Veterinary students at Massey University. Applicants need to be able to demonstrate a philanthropic nature, or be active volunteers, or serve in committees or groups that benefit others.

Mr M & Mrs T Olechnowicz Scholarship
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
For students of Polish origin enrolled at a NZ University

Murray Richards Bursary
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For students majoring in Horticulture and studying at the MU Palmerston North Campus

Music and Creative Media Production - Creative Media Production Scholarship
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
Provide support to a promising applicant in preparation for a career in creative media production industries, specifically Film and TV, Games, Animation and VFX, Web and Interactive, and Producing and Directing.

New Zealand Equine Research Foundation Scholarship
Closing date: 30/09/2018   
Open to New Zealand Citizens studying full time in veterinary science. Applications will be accepted from BVSc fourth year students interested in working in the equine industry.

New Zealand Grain and Seed Trade Association Scholarship
Closing date: 01/11/2018   
One scholarship will be offered annually to a full-time student studying at either Massey University or Lincoln University. Massey University applicants for the scholarship will be in their second year of study towards a Bachelors degree relevant to the grain and seed industry.

New Zealand Institute of Management Foundation Scholarship
Closing date: 30/09/2018   
The NZIMF Scholarships are post-graduate scholarships focusing specifically on the practice of management and leadership in New Zealand.

Norwood Undergraduate Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. There shall be a Scholarship called the Norwood Undergraduate Scholarship. Candidates must be undertaking a full-time undergraduate degree in agriculture or horticulture at Massey University, with preference given to students in their first year of study.

Ormond Meat Marketing Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. Open to Massey University students who are preferably enrolled full-time for the Bachelor of AgriCommerce degree, though some Bachelor of AgriScience students may also be eligible. Preference will be given to applicants who are following a career path into agribusiness and the meat industry.

Otamatea Veterinary Club Scholarship
Closing date: 29/09/2018   
For fourth year Veterinary Science students with preference given to those who are ninterested in mixed clinical practice with an emphasis on large animal and/or production animal medicine.

Pendella Award
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. Open to applicants undertaking an undergraduate degree in agriculture, and be keen to develop a career within the wool industry.

Peter Densem Undergraduate Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For the purpose of supporting students at Massey University who have already completed the first year of an undergraduate programme in the discipline of Agriculture or Horticulture

Prime Minister's Scholarships for Asia
Closing date: 30/09/2018   
Open to top U/G or P/G students wanting to undertake study or research in Asia. in a subject area that can be linked to NZ’s economic or trade agenda, including, but not limited to: business studies; law; food technology; design and languages. The PMSA will also support trade or economic-related.

Prof Ren Jizhou Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For Chinese students enrolled in either a first degree or a postgraduate degree or diploma in Applied Academic Programme disciplines relevant to agriculture.

QEII Athol Patterson Bursary
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. Open to applicants who have completed their first year of study, and are enrolled in an undergraduate degree at Massey University either in agriculture or environmental management.

Robert Gibson Methodist Trust Board Bursaries & Student Grants
Closing date: 20/11/2018   
For students studying undergraduate or postgraduate level, with preference being given to orphans, persons taking an agriculture course, & whose parents are Methodists or Presbyterians

Rongotea Lions Club Student Assistance Fund
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For students undertaking a degree in agriculture, horticulture, agribusiness or veterinary science at Massey University. Applicants should be from the Manawatu area, with preference given to those from near Rongotea.

Rosemary Seymour Research & Archives Award
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
Open to both undergraduate and postgraduate women, the judges tend to be more interested in post-graduate projects, with a feminist focus, the students’ study methodology or topic must have a feminist aspect.

Rotary Club of Port Nicholson Goal Setter Awards
Closing date: 01/12/2018   
For students undertaking a minimum of one year’s tertiary study in the Greater Wellington / Kapiti areas, towards completion of an undergraduate or post-graduate degree, a National Certificate, or structured workplace learning for completing a tertiary qualification.

School of Music and Creative Media Production - Commercial Music Scholarship
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
Provide support to a promising applicant in preparation for a career in the commercial music industry, practice or technology.

School of Music and Creative Media Production - Māori Scholarship
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
Provide support for a Māori applicant to pursue and achieve success in the Bachelor of Creative Media Production or the Bachelor of Commercial Music.

School of Music and Creative Media Production - Pasifika Scholarship
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
Provide support for a Pasifika applicant to pursue and achieve success in the Bachelor of Creative Media Production or the Bachelor of Commercial Music.

Sir James Scholarship for Food Technology
Closing date: 30/11/2018   
Available to NZ citizens who are enrolled or intending to enrol fulltime in the first year of the Bachelor of Food Technology (Hons) at Massey University.

Sir John Logan Campbell Agricultural Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. Open to 1st Yr students enrolled full-time for the Bachelor of AgriCommerce degree, or the agriculture major within either the Bachelor of AgriScience degree or the Bachelor of Science degree. Preference given to applicants from an urban background.

Stan Florence Agricultural Industry Scholarship
Closing date: 31/12/2018   
For candidates already in a Management position in Agricultural, Horticultural or Pastoral industries, to attend a nominated course

Sydney Campbell Undergraduate Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For students domiciled in the Wairarapa South of Woodville & between the coast and the Rimutaka Ranges & who attended secondary schools in the district.

T&G Undergraduate Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 Dcember. Open to candidates who have enrolled at the Palmerston North Campus of Massey University for a full-time three-year course of study in horticulture.

Te Runanga O Te Rarawa Scholarships
Closing date: 31/10/2018   
The purpose of the scholarships is to assist and promote higher education amongst the descendants of the Iwi of Te Rarawa.

Thornton Memorial Dairy Bursary
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. Open to MU students enrolled full-time for the agriculture major in the BAppliSc, BAgriSci or the BSc degree who have completed their 1st year of the degree. Students in Years 2 & 3 of the BAgriCommerce will also be considered if they can show a genuine interest in dairy farming.

Toioho Ki Apiti (BMVA) Undergraduate Scholarship
Closing date: 01/12/2018   
Open to applicants must be eligible, and intending, to enrol for full-time (minimum of 105 credits) study in the first year (i.e. 100 level) of the Bachelor of Maori Visual Arts (BMVA) programme in the year following this award. Open to domestic and international students.

Travel & Accommodation Assistance Fund
Closing date: 31/12/2018   
The Travel & Accommodation Assistance Fund provides financial assistance to students selected to represent their country in their chosen sport at an international event.

Waimate Agricultural Trust
Closing date: 01/11/2018   
Available to assist students of any form of agriculture for the purpose of their education by any polytechnic, university or other recognised formal training institution. Applicants must be within the boundaries of Waitaki river in the south, Pareora river in the north.

Wairakei Charitable Trust
Closing date: 31/12/2018   
Educational scholarships for students of Nga Hapu descent are open. All applications for scholarships will be considered by the Trust with a special emphasis on (but not limited to) the area of natural resource management.

Waitawhiti Memorial Scholarship - Undergraduate
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. 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. Candidates must be New Zealand citizens and preference will be given to residents of Wairarapa.

Westlands Veterinary Services Inc. Grant
Closing date: 30/09/2018   
For third year BVSc students residing in the Westlands region who have a preference for rural practice

Westlands Veterinary Services Inc. Scholarship
Closing date: 30/09/2018   
For third and fourth year BVSc students interested in 'seeing practice' with W.V.S. for two weeks of practical work at each of the W.V.S. contract practices (Greymouth and Hokitika) in the summer holiday break. Accommodation will be provided for the student while seeing practice.

William Milverton Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
For students domiciled in NZ who are enrolled full time for an undergraduate or honours degree in agriculture at Massey University.

William Reed Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2019   
Applications open from 10 December. For former students of Palmerston North Boys High School enrolled full time for a undergraduate or postgraduate degree or diploma in Applied Academic Programme disciplines relevant to agriculture or horticulture.

ZESPRI Horticulture Scholarships
Closing date: 30/09/2018   
Open to students intending to study for degree or diploma in Horticulture.


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