This scholarship was established under the terms of the will of Helen E. Akers. It is funded from her shares in farming company, Maraekowhai Developing Company.
What you'll be studying
This is a postgraduate scholarship. You will be studying a postgraduate diploma, postgraduate degree, or a doctoral degree in one of the Applied Academic Programme disciplines relevant to agriculture or horticulture at Massey University.
You must be:
- studying full-time
- studying in specific subject areas.
Include the following with your application:
- a statement on how receiving this scholarship would be of benefit to you and your study, and how you believe you meet the intentions of this award
- your academic transcripts for any tertiary study completed outside of Massey University
- a copy of your Massey University transcripts and current enrolment. You can download your Study History Report from the Student Portal, under ‘Results and Exams’.
When choosing our recipients, we will consider your academic achievements. We may also consider other scholarships or bursaries you hold.