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Level of Study
The Leonard Condell Farming Postgraduate Scholarship supports agricultural research. It is open to students undertaking agricultural research.
These scholarships are awarded by the Leonard Condell Farming Scholarship Trust established under the terms of the will of Leonard Condell and administered by Perpetual Guardian. Leonard was a Pukekohe farmer who died in 1974.
Value and Tenure
The annual value of the scholarship is up to $3000. It is offered annually as funds permit and the money is paid in two equal instalments. The tenure is for a single academic year.
Typical Number on Offer
One scholarship is typically offered each year.
•have been born in New Zealand.
•have graduated in science, agriculture or related disciplines (e.g., horticulture, veterinary science, food technology, biotechnology).
•be enrolled in a postgraduate degree at a New Zealand university.
•enter fields of research for the benefit of agriculture in New Zealand.
The selection criterion is academic merit.
In making its recommendation, the Applied Academic Programmes Scholarships Committee will take account of other scholarships and bursaries held by the applicants in seeking an equitable distribution of funds.
The scholarship is awarded by the Trustees of the Leonard Condell Farming Scholarship Trust.
Applicants from all universities are considered by the Applied Academic Programmes Scholarships Committee, College of Sciences, Massey University, which will make a recommendation to the Trustees.
Conditions of the Scholarship
The Trustees have the right to refrain from making an award if there are no suitable applicants and their decision is final.
The scholarship may be held in conjunction with other scholarships, bursaries or awards, so long as those scholarships, bursaries or awards permit co-tenure.
Payment will be made in two instalments upon confirmation of enrolment in semesters one and two, following the official withdrawal dates for these semesters. The second payment will be subject to the recipient passing all their first semester courses.
Application cannot be accepted before 30/09/2020.
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Last updated on Tuesday 18 June 2019