Alliance Group Shareholder Bursary

The Alliance Group is committed to supporting the future of young people interested in the meat industry, primary production and other associated industries.

The Shareholder Bursary is open to people who have a parent/guardian who are Alliance Group shareholders. The Bursary offers financial support to those who are making an application for admission to a university or other agreed establishment within New Zealand to undertake a full-time course of study in the coming year. 


 $1,500 per annum for up to three years.

Closing Date

27 November

Selection Criteria: 

  • A wide interpretation will be given to the relative course of study and would include agriculture, engineering, science, veterinary science, accounting, marketing, computer science, food technology and management. 
  • The recipient will be selected each year by representatives of Alliance Group. 
  • The company may refrain from making an award if it finds no candidate of sufficient merit. 
  • Successful recipients may be offered the opportunity to enter the Alliance Group Graduate Programme after completion final year of study.


NZ Citizens/Permanent Residents

Application and Selection Process 

Alliance Group reviews all applications and we will be in touch with shortlisted applicants to discuss their application. Shortlisted applicants may be required to attend a short interview either in person in Christchurch or via Teams. 


To apply, please follow this link.