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The Leonard Condell Farming Doctoral Scholarship supports agricultural research. It is open to all New Zealand-born doctoral students undertaking agricultural research.
The scholarships are awarded by the Leonard Condell Farming Scholarship Trust established under the terms of the will of Leonard Condell. He was a Pukekohe farmer who died in 1974.
Value and Tenure
The value of the scholarship is up to $4000. 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.
•be a graduate in science, agriculture or related disciplines (e.g. horticulture, veterinary science, food technology, biotechnology).
•be enrolled in a doctoral programme at a New Zealand university.
•enter fields of research for the benefit of some branch of agriculture in New Zealand.
The selection criterion is academic merit.
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. 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 Trustees have the right to refrain from making an award if there are no suitable applicants and their decision is final.
Conditions of the Scholarship
The scholarship may be held in conjunction with other scholarships, bursaries or awards, so long as those scholarships, bursaries or awards permit co-tenure.
Application cannot be accepted before 30/09/2020.
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Last updated on Tuesday 18 June 2019