"The mentoring, leadership and networking opportunities through the scholarship are invaluable."

- scholar.

AVOCO Tertiary Scholarship

Closing Date: 23 October 2021
Value: $5,000
Region: Not region specific
Tertiary Institution: Any
Offered by: AVOCO New Zealand
Study Level: Undergraduate
Study Area: Food Technology & Processing, Horticulture, Science & Mathematics, Technology

Open to students entering their final year of study for a Bachelor degree (or similar) in 2019, in a subject field that might contribute to Research and Development of the Avocado industry.

The scholarship amount will be NZ$5,000 to go towards tuition fees (payable at commencement of studies).

Prospective summer holiday work in a related field of study may also be on offer, plus mentoring and support from people across the AVOCO community.

Your studies will include a subject related to any one of the following;

  • Fruit Production
  • Plant Protection, Entomology
  • Biosecurity, Biochemistry, Biological Science
  • Post-harvest fruit quality
  • New technologies with potential relevance to horticulture