MPI On Farm Support science scholarships

Scholarships are available for students at Lincoln university interested in working as advisers in the primary sector and help increase the number of on-farm advisers.

Six scholarships are on offer for the 2024 academic year.



Closing Date

22 November

Selection Criteria

  • enrolled at Lincoln University
  • studying agriculture or horticulture in one of the approved degrees listed on this page
  • interested in joining the primary industry advisory sector
  • a New Zealand citizen or permanent resident, and
  • have completed their first year of study before the start of the 2024 academic year

Approved degrees

  • Bachelor of Agricultural Science
  • Bachelor of Agriculture
  • Bachelor of Science (Environmental Science)
  • Bachelor of Viticulture and Oenology
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Agriculture)
  • Bachelor of Commerce (Horticulture)

How to apply

We must get your application, including supporting documents, by 5pm on 22 November 2023. Late applications will not be accepted.

To get an application form, email

Interviews for shortlisted applicants will be in early December. Successful scholarship recipients will be notified in December 2023.