Allan Kay Undergraduate Memorial Scholarship

For students facing financial hardship. You will be enrolled in an undergraduate degree with a focus on agriculture or horticulture.

Scholarship overview

Status: Closed

Key facts

Value: Up to $3000
Duration: One year's duration
Number available: Six awards
Type of study: Full-time, Undergraduate

Application dates

Applications open: 28 January 2023
Closing date: 3 March 2023


Eligibility restrictions: New Zealand born resident. Full-time study only. Age restriction. High achievement.

The late Grace Edith Meliora Kay established this undergraduate scholarship in memory of her late husband, Allan Kay.

Who we're looking for

We're looking for students who want to enter careers in agriculture or horticulture in New Zealand. Ideally, you will want to pursue a career in research.

What you'll be studying

These are undergraduate scholarships. You will study a degree with a focus on agriculture or horticulture. Your courses will mainly have these prefixes: 112, 117, 119, 189, 283, 284 and 285.

Eligibility criteria

You must:

  • be an enrolled Massey University student
  • be a New Zealand-born resident
  • be under 30 years old
  • be studying full-time.

Application checklist

Include the following with your application:

  • a personal statement. This should outline your future career intentions as well as your current financial need and how this scholarship would help you
  • for 1st Year students, a copy of your High School results. For NCEA, go to the NZQA web page and on the My School Entries and Results page, click the 'view as pdf' (button on the right-hand side) to save this document

Selection considerations

When choosing our recipients, we may consider your academic achievements and your financial need.

Download the regulations

Scholarship regulations 166.pdf (PDF, 153.5 KB)