Bio-Protection Research Centre Summer Scholarships 2021

Bio-Protection Research Centre Summer Scholarships 2021

Summer scholars programme 2021

We are calling for applications from students enrolled in New Zealand tertiary institutions interested in summer scholarships over the summer of 2021-22.

Bio-Protection Research Centre Summer Scholarships 2021

Bio-Protection Research Centre Summer Scholarships 2020
2021 New Zealand tertiary Scholarship

Bio-Protection Research Centre Summer Scholarships 2021

We have 13 projects available to study insect pests, biological controls, weeds, and plant diseases, at several different universities. They include:

  • Science communication
  • Traditional Māori food crops
  • Natural, native biological controls
  • Climate change and weed invasion
  • Kauri dieback
  • Predicting biodiversity change.

The universities are: Lincoln University, Massey University (Manawatu), University of Canterbury, University of Otago, and Victoria University of Wellington. One project can be done remotely.

You can find details of each project in the document Summer Scholar 2020 Research Projects Summary.

Eligibility

Applicants need to fit the following criteria:

  •  Overall Grade Point Average (GPA) of 6.5
  •  Suitable subjects covered during study
  •  Suitable work/research experience
  •  Must currently be enrolled at a New Zealand Tertiary Institute and either be:
    •   continuing within Bachelor’s degree
    •   Bachelor’s degree to be followed by Honours
    •   Bachelor’s degree to be followed by Masters or PhD.

Each scholarship is for a total of $6000 tax-free, payable fortnightly for the duration of the scholarship, with a final payment of $1000 on receipt of the approved student project report.

For further details and to apply, please download the Summer Scholarship​ Student Application form​​. Email your completed application to sandy.wilson@lincoln.ac.nz.

Application

Applications can be downloaded from the Bio-Protection Research Centre website. For more information please download the Summer Scholarship Student Applicaiton form.

Availability

  • Available to New Zealand Citizen or Permanent Resident Students

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