L.W. McCaskill Scholarship

One scholarship may be awarded to a full-time student enrolled in or proceeding to master or doctoral studies.

The award shall be made to a person who has demonstrated excellence in:

  • Soil conservation and management
  • Nature conservation
  • Rural education and extension
  • National Park management.


Up to $3,000

Closing Date

31 March

Special Selection Criteria

National park management

Rural education

Soil conservation

Nature conservation


  • Available to New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident Students