James Bruce Smith Memorial Scholarship

The scholarship was established to support postgraduate research into Soil Biology and Sustainable Soil Management, that will benefit New Zealand farmers and the wider agricultural industry.

Fertilizer New Zealand has established this scholarship in memory of Dr James (Jim) Bruce Smith and recognises the huge contribution he made to agriculture in New Zealand



Closing Date

15 March

Special Selection Criteria

The scholarship shall be open to people who are eligible to undertake postgraduate research study in Soil Biology and Sustainable Soil Management at Lincoln University.


  • Available to New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident Students
  • Available to International Students