The Ministry for Primary Industries is providing Postgraduate Science Scholarships for the outstanding aspirants from New Zealand.

The program is open for providing financial support to those brilliant candidates who will commence in the master and PhD degree coursework for the academic year 2020-2021.

University or Organization: Ministry for Primary Industries

Course Level: Postgraduate and PhD degree

Award: $50,000 or $12,000

Access Mode: Online

Number of Awards: Not known

Nationality: New Zealand students

The award can be taken in New Zealand


  • Eligible Countries: Candidates from New Zealand
  • Acceptable Course or Subjects: Postgraduate and PhD degree program in any subject
  • Admissible Criteria: Applicants must: propose research that is relevant and meets a priority need for MPI or the primary industries. The application form shows specific areas, be enrolled or intending to enroll for a master’s or PhD at a New Zealand tertiary education institution and have a supervisor who holds a position at a New Zealand tertiary education institution.

How to Apply: For receiving, candidates are recommended to take admission in the master and PhD degree coursework at a recognized university of New Zealand. After taking confirmation, seekers can download and submit the award application form to

  • Supporting Documents: Attach a personal statement that covers why you think you should be awarded an MPI Postgraduate Scholarship, how your studies will meet one or more of the capability or skills needs we have identified and your career aspirations.
  • Admission Requirements: You are needed to hold your previous degree certificates with good academic grades.
  • Language Requirements: For being a part of this program, aspirants need to meet the English language requirements.

Benefits: Each successful scholar will get the amount worth up to $50,000 for PhD and $12,000 for the master’s program.

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Application Deadline: December 8, 2019