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Colin Aiken Plant Breeding Bursary

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June 1 2022 to August 1 2022
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$1000 | One year's duration | One award

Full-time

Scholarship search | Colin Aiken Plant Breeding Bursary

Colin Aiken Plant Breeding Bursary

This bursary was established in 2015 to promote plant breeding as a career. It was set up in association with South Pacific Seed Sales (NZ) Ltd with funds provided by royalties from sales of the Super Kumi hybrid variety of kumi kumi in acknowledgement of Colin Aiken who produced the variety. Mr Aiken died in 2017.

We're lookng for a undergraduate or postgraduate student studying plant breeding.

This is an undergraduate or postgraduate scholarship. You will be enrolled full time studying plant breeding.

When choosing our recipient, we will consider your academic achievements and your career intentions.

Eligibility

You must:

  • be studying full-time
  • be studying in a specific subject area

Application checklist

Please include the following with your application:

  • your CV
  • a supporting statement outlining your interest in pursuing a career in plant breeding
  • a budget outlining your annual expenses and any predicted earnings, including any awards and scholarships held to date

View the regulations for more details