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

- scholar.

Māori Kiwiberry Scholarship

Closing Date: 26 June 2020
Value: Up to $40,000 + work experience
Region: Not region specific
Tertiary Institution: Any
Offered by: Māori Kiwifruit Growers Inc (MKGI) in conjunction with Zespri and Plant and Food Research
Study Level: Undergraduate, Postgraduate
Study Area: Food Technology & Processing, Horticulture, Science & Mathematics, Technology

Open to current Māori undergraduate or postgraduate students studying degrees in all areas of science, maths, technology, engineering or computing. 

The initial scholarship is up to $40,000 and one years work experience or study.  This could include degrees in all areas of science, maths, technology, engineering or computing.  The Māori Kiwiberry Scholarship is offered to build awareness of the kiwifruit industry as an exciting career option, to encourage further research into the industry (especially in the kiwifruit cultivar development) and to encourage capability building.