Horticulture Scholarships
General Scholarships
Qualification level:
Agriculture & Horticulture
Award Amount:
up to NZD$10,000
Horticulture New Zealand (HortNZ)
Application Closing Date:

$10,000 Postgraduate Scholarship
Horticulture New Zealand (HortNZ) is offering a new, $10,000 scholarship in 2020. The scholarship is available to people undertaking postgraduate study in horticulture or related fields.

The HortNZ Board decided to offer this scholarship to support people undertaking higher study because innovation and tackling challenges head-on is critical to the industry’s future success.

$4500 Undergraduate Scholarships
HortNZ is again offering undergraduate scholarships in 2020. These are to support people undertaking undergraduate study in horticulture or related fields.

These scholarships also include complimentary attendance at the Horticulture Conference 2020 at Mystery Creek, Hamilton, between 29-31 July (costs covered include registration fees, conference dinners, accommodation and travel).

$500 Industry Training Scholarships
These scholarships are available to industry trainees studying towards a certificate or diploma. They provide assistance and acknowledge the achievements of those studying and working at the same time.

Please note that all scholarships are for one year.

Please download the relevant form from the website (via link given), fill it up and send it to schols@hortnz.co.nz.

Please note that the Selection Team will be looking for:
Potential contribution to the industry
Past achievements
Individual approach, qualities and skills
Referees’ comments.