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Sports turf management
Level of study
The Sports Turf Bursary encourages postgraduate study in sports turf management and related topics.
This bursary is funded by the NZ Sports Turf Institute. The institute is New Zealand’s only full service sports turf consultancy group specialising in research, training and advice relating to design and management of natural and artificial sports surfaces.
Value and tenure
The annual value of the bursary is up to $3000. The bursary is offered annually and the tenure is for a single academic year.
Typical number on offer
One bursary is typically offered each year.
The bursary is open to postgraduate students in one of the applied sciences at Massey University who are undertaking research into some aspect of turf culture or a related discipline.
The selection criterion is academic merit. Preference is given to applicants who have indicated they intend to pursue a career in turf management.
The University Scholarships Committee may take account of other scholarships and bursaries held by the applicants in seeking an equitable distribution of funds.
The scholarship is awarded by the University Scholarships Committee on the recommendation of the Applied Academic Programmes Scholarships Committee.
The University Scholarships Committee has the right to refrain from making an award if there are no suitable applicants and its decision is final.
Conditions of the bursary
The bursary may be held in conjunction with other scholarships, bursaries or awards, so long as those scholarships, bursaries or awards permit co-tenure.
How to Apply:
Please click here to apply Application Form
Application cannot be accepted before 10/12/2019.
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Last updated on Tuesday 18 June 2019