Postgraduate Scholarships

Alex C P Chu Trade for Training Scholarship
Closing date: 01/11/2019   
The Alex C P Chu Trade for Training Scholarship provides assistance to students enrolled in either a postgraduate or undergraduate course in agriculture or horticulture at Massey University, and who intends to study overseas as part of their programme.

Alfred George East Scholarship
Closing date: 30/09/2019   
Open to full-time students who are enrolled at the Wellington campus and who could not otherwise continue with their studies or career development due to financial pressures.

Bay of Plenty Farmers Education Trust
Closing date: 15/11/2019   
Open to students who attended a primary or secondary school in the Bay of Plenty who have been studying an agricultural and /or veterinary course for at least one year, either full or part time and any level at a NZ University or Polytechnic.

BING'S Scholarship
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
For Masters students studying in the fields of Medicine, Veterinary Science, Agriculture, Psychology, Psychaitry, or Theology

Catherine Baxter Postgraduate Scholarship
Closing date: 10/03/2020   
Applications open from 10 December. For students engaged in studies related to dairy science.

College of Humanities and Social Sciences International Excellence Scholarship
Closing date: 01/12/2019   
The Massey University College of Humanities and Social Sciences International Excellence aims to attract highly capable new international students with demonstrated academic excellence to study in a College of Humanities and Social Sciences full-time undergraduate or postgraduate progeamme.

Counties Kiwifruit Growers ASB Study Grant
Closing date: 31/10/2019   
For students resident in the Franklin District area studying fruit growing

Dan Watkins Scholarship in Weed Science
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
Open to all University students undertaking research into the biology and control of weeds in New Zealand.

Dick and Mary Earle Scholarship in Technology
Closing date: 01/09/2019   
For students studying either a Masterate or Doctorate at a NZ University in either innovation and product development, or bioprocess technology. NOTE: Appln is an online process - this must be started well in advance of the closing date.

Edna Joyce Howe Scholarship
Closing date: 15/10/2019   
applicants must have a minimum of three years' teaching experience with at least half that teaching time in the following areas: Food Technology, Clothing, Textile and Design Technology, Home Economics or other Home and Life Science Development subjects.

Eric Ojala (formerly Venture) Trust
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
Aimed at encouraging, promoting and assisting research & development in NZ agriculture & land based science, esp that involving agricultural policy & strategy, agricultural trade & markets, agricultural economics & farm mngt and food technology, production & innovation. Applns accepted any time

Freyberg Scholarship
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
For NZ citizens or permanent residents who have have obtained at least second class honours, division A, or equivalent in their qualifying degree and have completed academic studies in political science, history, economics or a related discipline

Grant in Aid and Elizabeth A Cooper Award for Students with Disabilities
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
The Grant in Aid & Elizabeth A Cooper Award for Students with Disabilities is intended to assist students with disability whose academic progress at Massey University has, or is going to be, seriously impeded by extraordinary financial barriers linked to their disability.

Helen E Akers PhD Scholarship
Closing date: 10/09/2019   
Applications open from 10 June. For students enrolled full time in a PhD in one of the Applied Academic Programme disciplines relevant to agriculture or horticulture.

Helen E Akers Postgraduate Scholarship
Closing date: 10/09/2019   
Open for application from 10 December. For students enrolled full time in a postgraduate degree or diploma in one of the Applied Academic Programme disciplines relevant to agriculture or horticulture.

HOPE -Scholarship for Research in Ageing
Closing date: 30/10/2019   
Open to New Zealand citizen or permanent residents enrolled or be intending to enrol full or part-time for a Masters or Doctoral thesis at Massey University in a topic related to ageing.

Ian Campbell Scholarship
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
For students with paraplegia & physical diabilities or those working in this field who wish to undertake tertiary study

June Opie Fellowship
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
For NZ, Australian or Canadian citizens with severe disabilities intending to undertake graduate study

Kathleen Spragg Agricultural Research Trust Award
Closing date: 22/09/2019   
Available to scientists, technicians, advisors and consultants or PhD students holding a relevant tertiary qualification to fund travel within New Zealand or overseas, for the purpose of acquiring further research experience and for training which would be of value to the pastoral industry of NZ.

Lovell & Berys Clark Scholarships
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
Available to graduates of any university in New Zealand who are enrolled at Massey University in postgraduate studies (including Master's & PhD).

Malaysia International Scholarship
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
Students with excellent academic records and outstanding co-curricular backgrounds are welcomed to apply for this scholarship and further their studies in any selected and well-established Malaysian public and private universities.

Mary Adeline Allen Scholarship
Closing date: 15/11/2019   
Available to deaf or hearing impaired students.

Massey Business School Promising Student Assistance Bursary
Closing date: 31/10/2019   
Open to currently enrolled students at MU engaged in a programme of study within the Massey Business School (MBS), either at undergraduate or postgraduate level. The bursary provide financial assistance to promising students who are facing general hardship or financial barriers to continuing studies

Massey University Conference Presentation Grants
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
Massey University Conference Presentation Grants offer financial support for doctoral candidates to present their research at conferences in their discipline. The grant is designed to enable candidates to attend and present their research at a relevant conference. The grant should be used at the candidates’ discretion to assist with conference registration costs, travel, accommodation, or any other presentation costs incurred by candidates.

Massey University Summer Study Hardship Bursary
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
Open to NZ citizens or PR who are studying at any of the MU campuses, and who will have completed a minimum of 120 credits of study at the completion of Semester 2 in the year of application. Applicants must be able to show financial hardship. Applicants must be enrolled in Summer semester.

Mr M & Mrs T Olechnowicz Scholarship
Closing date: 31/10/2019   
For students of Polish origin enrolled at a NZ University

New Zealand Institute of Management Foundation Scholarship
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
The NZIMF Scholarships are post-graduate scholarships focusing specifically on the practice of management and leadership in New Zealand.

NIWA and the Ministry of Primary Industries Masters Scholarships
Closing date: 01/10/2019   
Applicants with majors or minors in mathematics, statistics, computing and/or biology are encouraged to apply. Preference will be given to those students who have a strong quantitative background (preferably including applied statistics), with marine biology. It is recommended that only those students who have taken statistics or mathematics courses at or beyond the second year level submit an application.

Norman Cunningham Fellowship
Closing date: 30/09/2019   
For postgraduate students enrolled in a Veterinary programme

PEO International Peace Scholarship Fund
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
For women graduate students wishing to undertake postgraduate study in either USA or Canada

School of Psychology Clinical Psychology Intern Scholarship
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
Open to students who are eligible to enrol into the internship year of either the Master of Clinical Psychology or Doctorate in Clinical Psychology.

School of Veterinary Sciences Masterate in Veterinary Pathology
Closing date: 01/09/2019   
The Scholarship is to encourage veterinary graduates who plan a career in veterinary diagnostic pathology to undertake university postgraduate study in this field.

Stan Florence Agricultural Industry Scholarship
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
For candidates already in a Management position in Agricultural, Horticultural or Pastoral industries, to attend a nominated course

The Adastra Foundation Scholarships
Closing date: 16/09/2019   
Awards are available to talented athletes and musicians aged between 16 - 23, who are NZ citizens, and must be resident in the Waikato/BOP region

Travel & Accommodation Assistance Fund
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
The Travel & Accommodation Assistance Fund provides financial assistance to students selected to represent their country in their chosen sport at an international event.

Waikato - Tainui Doctoral Scholarship
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
Available to provide financial support for Waikato-Tainui registered tribal members engaging in doctoral studies at a New Zealand tertiary institution. Applications may be submitted at any time

Waimate Agricultural Trust
Closing date: 01/11/2019   
Available to assist students of any form of agriculture for the purpose of their education by any polytechnic, university or other recognised formal training institution. Applicants must be within the boundaries of Waitaki river in the south, Pareora river in the north.

Wairakei Charitable Trust
Closing date: 31/12/2019   
Educational scholarships for students of Nga Hapu descent are open. All applications for scholarships will be considered by the Trust with a special emphasis on (but not limited to) the area of natural resource management.

William Georgetti Scholarship
Closing date: 01/11/2019   
For students undertaking postgraduate study or research important to the social, cultural or economic development of NZ.

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