School of Food and Advanced Technology First Year Undergraduate Scholarship

For new students enrolling at Massey University in an an Engineering or Food Technology degree.

Scholarship overview

Status: Closed

Key facts

Value: $3,000
Duration: One year's duration
Number available: Ten awards
Type of study: Full-time, Undergraduate

Application dates

Applications open: 1 September 2023
Closing date: 1 December 2023


Eligibility restrictions: Full-time study only. Specific programmes only.

Who we're looking for

We're looking for candidates with leadership qualities and experience in science, engineering, or food technology activities.

What you'll be studying

This is an undergraduate scholarship. You will be entering your first year (i.e. 100 level) of a Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) (all majors) or a Bachelor of Food Technology (Hons) (all majors) in the year following the award of the scholarship.

Eligibility criteria

You must be:

  • entering the first year of your qualification
  • studying a specific subject
  • enrolled at either Albany or Manawatu campus

Application checklist

Include the following with your application:

  • a one page Curriculum Vitae
  • a brief statement (300 words maximum) indicating why you should be awarded this scholarship. This should include examples of leadership and extracurricular activities in science, engineering or food technology.
  • a brief statement (150 words maximum) outlining what your future goals are and why you chose your intended programme of study.
  • a statement from the Year 13 Dean or Principal confirming that they believe you are clearly capable of achieving University Entrance at the end of this year (if applicable).
  • transcripts for your secondary school results

Selection considerations

When choosing our recipient, we will consider your academic achievements, leadership skills and extracurricular achievement or involvement in science, engineering, or food technology activities