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George Mason Sustainable Land Use Scholarship

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January 23 2022 to March 10 2022
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Up to $25,000 | One year's duration | Award number varies

Postgraduate | Research | Full-time

Scholarship search | George Mason Sustainable Land Use Scholarship

George Mason Sustainable Land Use Scholarship

This scholarship is funded by the George Mason Charitable Trust. Dr George Mason is a Taranaki philanthropist and retired scientist.

We're looking for candidates who are undertaking postgraduate research in the areas of durable resource management as affected by land use.

This is a postgraduate scholarship. You will be studying towards a PhD or master's programme. You will be undertaking research that promotes sustainable land use, especially in relation to agriculture, forestry and/or conservation.

When choosing our recipient, we will consider the strength of your case for how your project is relevant to the sustainable use of land in Taranaki for agriculture, forestry and/or conservation. Preference may be given to those undertaking at least part of their studies in Taranaki.

Eligibility

You must:

  • be studying full-time
  • be studying in a specific subject area
  • be an enrolled Massey University student
  • be undertaking research relevant to land use in Taranaki.

Application checklist

Please include the following with your application:

  • your academic transcripts for any tertiary study completed outside of Massey University
  • an outline of your proposed research, illustrating how this research meets the scholarship intention. You should make a case for how your research is relevant to sustainable use of land in Taranaki for agriculture, forestry, or conservation

View the regulations for more details