Te Uru Rākau is very pleased to announce that applications for Ngā Karahipi Uru Rākau – Forestry Scholarships are now open, for study beginning in the 2021 academic year.
Eight scholarships are available valued at $8,000 per year per student, encouraging Māori and women to study the following degrees at University of Canterbury:
- Bachelor of Forestry Science or
- Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) with a major in Forest Engineering
These scholarships allow Māori (any gender) and women (any ethnicity) to study and start careers in the forestry sector, making New Zealand’s forestry workforce more diverse.
- Senior students of forestry, biology, maths, environmental sustainability, ag/hort, physics, and engineering.
Additional information about the scholarships can be found on the Te Uru Rākau website (teururakau.govt.nz/forestryscholarships), including eligibility criteria and a simple application process.