Postgraduate Scholarships

Alex C P Chu Trade for Training Scholarship
Closing date: 01/11/2019   
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.

Alfred George East Scholarship
Closing date: 30/09/2019   
Open to full-time students who are enrolled at the Wellington campus and who could not otherwise continue with their studies or career development due to financial pressures.

Bay of Plenty Farmers Education Trust
Closing date: 15/11/2019   
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.

BING'S Scholarship
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
For Masters students studying in the fields of Medicine, Veterinary Science, Agriculture, Psychology, Psychaitry, or Theology

Catherine Baxter Postgraduate Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2020   
Applications open from 10 December. For students engaged in studies related to dairy science.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences International Excellence Scholarship
Closing date: 01/12/2019   
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: 31/10/2019   
For students resident in the Franklin District area studying fruit growing

Eric Ojala (formerly Venture) Trust
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
Aimed at encouraging, promoting and assisting research & development in NZ agriculture & land based science, esp that involving agricultural policy & strategy, agricultural trade & markets, agricultural economics & farm mngt and food technology, production & innovation. Applns accepted any time

Frank Sydenham Scholarship
Closing date: 03/12/2019   
For students who have attended a State Secondary School in the coastal Bay of Plenty area, who are undertaking postgraduate study in Horticulture, Agriculture, Forestry and related pursuits

F W W Rhodes Memorial Scholarship
Closing date: 30/11/2019   
For graduates, who are former students of Auckland Grammar School, wishing to undertake advance study overseas

Glad McArthur Horticultural Scholarship
Closing date: 30/11/2019   
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

Grant in Aid and Elizabeth A Cooper Award for Students with Disabilities
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
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.

Health Research Council Summer Studentships (Ethics)
Closing date: 19/09/2019   
For students undertaking a project for 10 weeks in the field of ethics of health research.

Hinemoa Hilliard Memorial Scholarship
Closing date: 09/12/2019   
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.

HOPE -Scholarship for Research in Ageing
Closing date: 30/10/2019   
Open to New Zealand citizen or permanent residents enrolled or be intending to enrol full or part-time for a Masters or Doctoral thesis at Massey University in a topic related to ageing.

Ian Campbell Scholarship
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
For students with paraplegia & physical diabilities or those working in this field who wish to undertake tertiary study

John Young Memorial Scholarship
Closing date: 30/11/2019   
Applications are invited from students who are immediate family members of Fonterra suppliers that live in the Taranaki region. Applicants will be New Zealand citizens or New Zealand permanent residents and intend to take up a career or be engaged in some occupation or profession relevant to the dairy industry. The level of individual grants paid is dependent on the number of successful applicants and range from $2000-$5000. The grants will be paid in a one-off lump sum payment.

June Opie Fellowship
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
For NZ, Australian or Canadian citizens with severe disabilities intending to undertake graduate study

Kathleen Spragg Agricultural Research Trust Award
Closing date: 22/09/2019   
Available to scientists, technicians, advisors and consultants or PhD students holding a relevant tertiary qualification to fund travel within New Zealand or overseas, for the purpose of acquiring further research experience and for training which would be of value to the pastoral industry of NZ.

Lovell & Berys Clark Scholarships
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
Available to graduates of any university in New Zealand who are enrolled at Massey University in postgraduate studies (including Master's & PhD).

Malaysia International Scholarship
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
Students with excellent academic records and outstanding co-curricular backgrounds are welcomed to apply for this scholarship and further their studies in any selected and well-established Malaysian public and private universities.

Mary Adeline Allen Scholarship
Closing date: 15/11/2019   
Available to deaf or hearing impaired students.

Massey Business School Promising Student Assistance Bursary
Closing date: 31/10/2019   
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 Conference Presentation Grants
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
Massey University Conference Presentation Grants offer financial support for doctoral candidates to present their research at conferences in their discipline. The grant is designed to enable candidates to attend and present their research at a relevant conference. The grant should be used at the candidates’ discretion to assist with conference registration costs, travel, accommodation, or any other presentation costs incurred by candidates.

Massey University Summer Study Hardship Bursary
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
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.

Mr M & Mrs T Olechnowicz Scholarship
Closing date: 31/10/2019   
For students of Polish origin enrolled at a NZ University

New Zealand Institute of Management Foundation Scholarship
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
The NZIMF Scholarships are post-graduate scholarships focusing specifically on the practice of management and leadership in New Zealand.

NIWA and the Ministry of Primary Industries Masters Scholarships
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
Applicants with majors or minors in mathematics, statistics, computing and/or biology are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to those students who have a strong quantitative background (preferably including applied statistics), with marine biology. It is recommended that only those students who have taken statistics or mathematics courses at or beyond the second year level submit an application.

Norman Cunningham Fellowship
Closing date: 30/09/2019   
For postgraduate students enrolled in a Veterinary programme

PEO International Peace Scholarship Fund
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
For women graduate students wishing to undertake postgraduate study in either USA or Canada

Peter Turner Scholarship in Documentary Photography
Closing date: 15/12/2019   
Open to NZ & Australian citizens enrolling for full-time study leading to the Degree of Master of Fine Arts in Photography. Applicants need to be enrolling in the area of contemporary documentary photography.

School of Psychology Clinical Psychology Intern Scholarship
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
Open to students who are eligible to enrol into the internship year of either the Master of Clinical Psychology or Doctorate in Clinical Psychology.

Sinclair Cummings Veterinary and Animal Sciences Scholarship
Closing date: 01/12/2019   
open to PG students at Massey Uni for the purpose of promoting and encouraging veterinary and animal science studies in NZ or overseas with preference to be given to assistance in fields relevant to Sinclair Cumming's life occupation as a high country sheep farmer.

Sir Alan Stewart Postgraduate Scholarships
Closing date: 01/12/2019   
To encourage new postgraduate enrolments from other tertiary institutions and to assist Massey students to progress from undergraduate to postgraduate study.

SoVS Masterate Scholarship in Zoo Animal and Wildlife Health
Closing date: 15/10/2019   
The SoVS Masterate Scholarship is for veterinary graduates who plan a career in zoo animal and wildlife health, to undertake university postgraduate study in this field.

Stan Florence Agricultural Industry Scholarship
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
For candidates already in a Management position in Agricultural, Horticultural or Pastoral industries, to attend a nominated course

The Adastra Foundation Scholarships
Closing date: 16/09/2019   
Awards are available to talented athletes and musicians aged between 16 - 23, who are NZ citizens, and must be resident in the Waikato/BOP region

The Massey University Foundation Peer Scholar Award
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
To support scholarship recipients that have demonstrated evidence, or proven potential, for excellence and leadership in both academic and non-academic pursuits to reach their scholarly aspirations and help others achieve theirs.

Travel & Accommodation Assistance Fund
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
The Travel & Accommodation Assistance Fund provides financial assistance to students selected to represent their country in their chosen sport at an international event.

Waikato - Tainui Doctoral Scholarship
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
Available to provide financial support for Waikato-Tainui registered tribal members engaging in doctoral studies at a New Zealand tertiary institution. Applications may be submitted at any time

Waimate Agricultural Trust
Closing date: 01/11/2019   
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: 31/12/2019   
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.

Whaia Nga Pae o te Maramatanga Doctoral Excellence Scholarship
Closing date: 26/11/2019   
Designed for Maori scholars who are undertaking doctoral research that is contributing to one of NPM’s research themes. These prestigious scholarships are valued at $28,000 per annum, allowing Maori students to support themselves in full time doctoral study.

William Georgetti Scholarship
Closing date: 01/11/2019   
For students undertaking postgraduate study or research important to the social, cultural or economic development of NZ.

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