Rongotea Lions Club Student Assistance Fund

For someone from the Manawatū region. You will want to study an undergraduate or postgraduate degree with a focus on agriculture, horticulture, agribusiness or veterinary science.

Scholarship overview

Status: Closed

Key facts

Value: Up to $2,000
Duration: One year's duration
Number available: One award
Type of study: Full-time, Part-time, Undergraduate, Postgraduate

Application dates

Applications open: 3 December 2024
Closing date: 3 March 2025


Eligibility restrictions: Region-specific award.

This fund was established by the Rongotea & District Lions Club.

Who we're looking for

We're looking for someone from the Manawatū region, preferably Rongotea or nearby.

What you'll be studying

This is an undergraduate or postgraduate scholarship. You will study one of these subjects: - agriculture - horticulture - agribusiness - veterinary science.

Eligibility criteria

You must be from the Manawatū region.

Application checklist

Include the following with your application:

  • a personal statement outlining your current financial need and how this scholarship would help you. Please also comment on your academic background and studies to date
  • 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
  • a copy of your Massey University transcripts/current enrolment. You can download your Study History Report from the Student Portal, under ‘Results and Exams’.

Selection considerations

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