Agriculture is one of the most promising career fields in New Zealand. Studying agriculture can provide lucrative career opportunities. Scholarships are widely available throughout New Zealand with the government and other organizations providing help towards funds with scholarships.
New Zealand National Fieldays Society Agribusiness Scholarship
The NZNFS agriculture scholarships are worth over $5000 each.
It primarily focuses on students who have taken part in Agribusiness Achievement Standards for NCEA and who wants to enrol for a degree at Massey University in Agri commerce or agricultural science.
NZ Young Farmers Scholarships
The New Zealand Young Farmers scholarships are presented as two scholarships that are worth $1 500. The scholarships are awarded each year. To apply for the scholarship, the applicant should be a member of the NZ Young Farmers in studying agriculture or agricultural-related fields at university.
The DariyNZ scholarships are presented for agriculture and agricultural-related degrees at Massey University, Lincoln University, and the University of Waikato. To apply, the applicant will need to be a student in New Zealand. DairyNZ aims to examine the impact of the division between further and higher education on strategies to expand participation in undergraduate education.
The balance scholarships are worth $4000 each and are presented to students who want to help shape the future of New Zealand’s agricultural industry. The scholarships are presented to subsidise study at a tertiary level in any field related to agriculture and the primary sector.
FMG Agriculture Scholarships
The FMG Agriculture Scholarship is presented each year to help two promising agriculture students to start their first year at university. The scholarship awards $5000 towards residency and living costs for the first year of attending and $5000 for the course fees for the remaining years of undergraduate degrees.
These scholarships provide great help towards studying agriculture.