Graham Chalmers Allen Memorial Scholarship in Veterinary Science

For an undergraduate or postgraduate veterinary science student with a passion for horses.

Scholarship overview

Status: Closed

Key facts

Value: $5,000
Duration: One year's duration
Number available: Three awards
Type of study: Postgraduate, Masters, Research

Application dates

Applications open: 1 February 2025
Closing date: 1 May 2025


Eligibility restrictions: Specific programmes only. High achievement.

This scholarship was established by Graham Chalmers Allen’s parents in memory of Graham, who met with a fatal accident in 1970 while he was a student at the Faculty of Veterinary Science. He wanted to be a horse veterinarian.

Who we're looking for

We're looking for a vet student who has a passion for horses and equine studies.

What you'll be studying

This is an undergraduate and postgraduate scholarship. You will be enrolled in a veterinary science programme.

Application checklist

Include the following with your application:

  • a brief statement, highlighting your interest in and experience with horses
  • a research outline (if applicable)
  • your academic transcripts for any tertiary study completed outside of Massey University

Selection considerations

When choosing our recipient we will consider your academic achievements and interest in horses.